Pearl Street station, jumbo dynamo

Edison Electric Light Company1882/1882

Museum of Innovation & Science

Museum of Innovation & Science
Schenectady, United States

Photo of one of the Edison jumbo dynamos at Pearl Street station, Edison's first utility installation. Image includes 2 workers, and the Armington Sims steam engine direct connected to the dynamo.


  • Title: Pearl Street station, jumbo dynamo
  • Creator: Edison Electric Light Company
  • Date Created: 1882/1882
  • Location: New York, New York
  • Physical Dimensions: 8 x 10
  • Original Language: English
  • Subject Keywords: Thomas Edison, Power plants, Engineering, Inventions, Electricity
  • 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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