Location: Microfilm TK 140 E3 T45
Scope: This collection includes a selection of the many documents of Thomas A. Edison. It includes: patents; notebooks; accounts; litigation; scrapbooks; letters; legal documents; and financial records from 1850-1898. The original documents in this edition are from the archives at the Edison National Historic Site at West Orange, New Jersey.
How to search the collection: There is no subject index to this collection. There is a guide in three parts, A Guide to Thomas A. Edison Papers: a Selective Microfilm Edition, Part 1-3. (Microfilm TK 140 E3 T45). Part 1 covers 1850-1978; Part 2 covers 1879-1886; Part 3 covers 1887-1898. Each guide has a Table of Contents. They also have indexes to: what is on each reel; authors and recipients of correspondence; a chronological index to technical notes and drawings; and a chronological index to financial documents.
A Guide to Thomas A. Edison Papers: a Selective Microfilm Edition, Part 1-3. (Microfilm TK 140 E3 T45)
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|Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 -- Archives.|
Time Period: 19th Century
Subject keywords: Science