Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

Einstein Buys Site for Villa; Ends Gift Dispute

May 19, 1929
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

A site on Caputh Lake for the erection of a villa was purchased by Prof. Albert Einstein himself, thus putting an end to all discussion as to whether the city fathers would finally persuade the scientist to accept the municipality’s gift of a site, over which controversy raged in the City Council.

Recommended from JTA