Evolution of GE Transformers From 1886-1936

General Electric Company1936/1936

Museum of Innovation & Science

Museum of Innovation & Science
Schenectady, United States

Nine steps in the evolution of General Electric distribution transformers, from 1886 to 1936. Pictured in the insert is William Stanley, who developed the first successful alternating-current transformer in 1886.


  • Title: Evolution of GE Transformers From 1886-1936
  • Creator: General Electric Company
  • Date Created: 1936/1936
  • Location: Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 x 10
  • Subject Keywords: Inventors, William Stanley, Electricity, Electrical industry
  • 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.

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more

Flash this QR Code to get the app


Google apps