Edison lighting his first incandescent lamp

Edison Electric Light Company1879/1879

Museum of Innovation & Science

Museum of Innovation & Science
Schenectady, United States

Line sketch depicting Thomas Edison lighting his first electric incandescent lamp which burned for 40 hours


  • Title: Edison lighting his first incandescent lamp
  • Creator: Edison Electric Light Company
  • Date Created: 1879/1879
  • Location: Menlo Park, New Jersey
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 x 10
  • Original Language: English
  • Subject Keywords: Thomas Edison, Invention, Electricity, Research, Lighting, Light bulbs
  • 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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