Association Island (Images of America) by Timothy W. Lake

By Timothy W. Lake

most folks think the final electrical retreat at organization Island used to be prepared via GE. actually, it was once initially shaped by means of numerous businessmen from the incandescent lamp undefined; those males shaped an organization of lamp businesses to compete with GE. A 1903 fishing journey to Henderson Harbor encouraged them to buy the island for his or her summer season sojourns; despite the fact that, possession of the organization and the island have been finally absorbed through GE, turning it right into a full-scale lodge for executives and executives of the ever-expanding company. lodges, eating places, garages, boats, fishing courses, managers, and upkeep staff from close by Henderson Harbor have been all tied to organization Island for the following 50 years. while GE gave it away, organization Island fell right into a lengthy and regular interval of decline until eventually it used to be became a camping out inn for the twenty first century. organization Island illustrates the monetary and social influence of an important company on a small fishing community.

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