Names of Berry Pickers
on Heath Farm in photo from 1889
written by Mrs. Fierle and provided by Donald Spittler
Location of Heath Farm
south of South Creek Rd., on Southwestern Blvd., North Evans, NY
Excerpt from article on WNY Heritage website at http://wnyheritagepress.org/features/gatling_boom.htm
"The shoe factory [associated with the failed Gatling Land Boom] was sold to George Heath of North Evans
who tore it down and used the lumber to make a house for his berry pickers.
Later, he tore that building down and used the lumber again for an addition to his home."
View Map of North Evans in 1908
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