Edison: His Life and Inventions - Vol. 1

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THOMAS ALVA EDISONFrontispiece
MR. EDISON'S FATHERFacing p.12
MR. EDISON'S MOTHER " 16
EDISON AS A CHILD " 20
THE OLD EDISON HOME AT MILAN, OHIO " 22
EDISON WHEN ABOUT FOURTEEN OR FIFTEEN YEARS OF AGE " 30
FACSIMILE OF EDISON'S WEEKLY NEWSPAPER " 34
FACSIMILE OF FIRST ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS' ADVERTISEMENT " 128
"TROUBLE ON THE 'QUAD'" " 158
EDISON AND HIS TIN-FOIL PHONOGRAPH--1878 " 210
MR. EDISON AT THE CLOSE OF FIVE DAYS AND NIGHTS OF CONTINUED WORK IN PERFECTING THE EARLY WAX- CYLINDER TYPE OF PHONOGRAPH--JUNE 16, 1888 " 218
THE ASTRONOMICAL PARTY AT RAWLINS, WYOMING, IN JULY, 1878 " 228
EDISON IN HIS LIBRARY, LOOKING AT THE RECORDER OF A PHONOGRAPH " 232
MR. EDISON AND GROUP OF HIS ASSISTANTS IN LABORATORY AT MENLO PARK, NEW JERSEY " 270
EDISON AND HIS PRINCIPAL ASSISTANTS AT MENLO PARK--1878 " 274
THE EDISON ELECTRIC RAILWAY AT MENLO PARK--1880 " 454
EDISON IN THE CAB OF HIS ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE AT MENLO PARK--1882 " 462

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