“A well-chosen collection of historians and other experts take us through Edison’s life, from his birth in Ohio in 1847 to his death in New Jersey in 1931. ” – The New York Times

“American Experience: Edison’ Captures the Inventor’s Practical and Imaginative Spirit” – Pop Matters


“What more could there be to say about a long-dead American icon who generated reams of newspaper stories in his lifetime, inspired scores of biographies — the first of them written when he was just 31 years old — and left behind millions of pages of archival materials?

1919: Edison in his chemistry lab holding the "Edison effect" bulb.

1888: Edison speaking into a cylinder phonograph, West Orange.

As it turns out, plenty more.” – The Record