11 Pearl Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Title

11 Pearl Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Subject

House History

Description

Built 1848 by
Samuel Webb
Clerk, Merchants Bank.

1848-1865
Home of
Moses G. Farmer
Engineer and Inventor of the
First Incandescent Lamp
His wife
Hannah T. Shapleigh
Philanthropist, Abolitionist, and Civil War Activist.

First Room in the World to be Lit by Electricity, 1859.

Creator

Historic Salem Inc.

Source

Historic Salem Inc. house histories

Publisher

Historic Salem Inc.

Date

House built in 1848
House history completed in 2024

Contributor

Carlos Cueva Caro

Language

English

Files

11 Pearl Street (1).pdf

Collection

Citation

Historic Salem Inc., “11 Pearl Street, Salem, MA, 01970,” House Histories of Salem, accessed July 25, 2024, https://hsihousehistory.omeka.net/items/show/836.

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