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Thomas Edison & his electric light...
Item # 622533
January 10, 1880
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, Jan. 10, 1880
* Inventor Thomas Edison
* Historic Electric light bulb
The photos shows the nice page 5 illustration captioned "Edison's Latest Electric Lamp" with the companion article headed "Edison's Latest Electric Light" explaining this new and improved lamp which used a new type of carbon referred to as the "horseshoe" form of the carbon.
A very nice, graphic item on Thomas Edison & perhaps his most famous invention. The illustration measures 8 by 6 inches.
The front page has 3 illustrations: "The Merchants Telephone Exchange New York City", and a report: "The Telephone Central Office System".
Sixteen pages, very nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War