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Thomas Edison and his electric light invention...
Item # 632182
June 15, 1880
ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Missouri, June 15, 1880
* Incandescent light bulb (lamp) discovery
* Inventor Thomas Edison
* Menlo Park, New Jersey
The back page has 1 1/2 columns taken up with: "Edison's Latest Wonder" "The Electric Lamp Still Burning, Contrary to Current Opinion" "Edison Confident & Getting Ready to Make a Thousand Lamps a Day--A Visit to the Menlo Park Curiosity Shop". Great reading in his lengthy article, the result of a reporter's visit to his laboratories.
Ten pages, very nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War