Charles Steinmetz visits with Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi at the General Electric plant in Schenectady, New York. Marconi shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics for his contributions to wireless telegraphy, which is otherwise known as radio.Steinmetz and Marconi are on the steps of GE Building 2 in this image.


  • Title: Charles Steinmetz and Guglielmo Marconi
  • Creator: General Electric Company
  • Location: Schenectady, New York
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 x 10
  • Subject Keywords: Charles Steinmetz, Electricity, Inventors
  • Type: Photograph
  • Publisher: General Electric Company
  • Rights: This digital image may be used for educational uses. Please cite as miSci- Museum of Innovation & Science. Prior written permission is required for any other use of the images from miSci.

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