Ernest Hemingway's Gate From His Key West Home
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Ernest Hemingway's Gate From His Key West Home:
Ernest Hemingway's Original GateThis is Ernest Hemingway's original gate from his Key West home.
Includes Hemingway Authentication LetterThe winning buyer will also receive the original letter from the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum authenticating the gate.History of the Hemingway GateHistory of the Gate began in 1935, when the Key West visitorbureau included the house in a tourist brochure, Hemingway hired his friend,driver, and handyman Toby Bruce to build the high brick wall that surrounds ittoday. The Gate was installed at the side entrance to the garden on OliviaStreet.
Because the Gate allowed cats to leave the yard of theHemingway Museum it was replaced by a new gate and then given to Helpline,Inc,
sale Proceeds Benefit Helpline
Helpline, Inc was established in Key West in 1982 as a 501c.3 non-profit, Crisis, Information and Referral Telephone Hotline for all of Monroe County. 100% of the proceeds of your winning offer will to this charity organization, selected by the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum to receive this valuable piece of history.