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Name Edison, Thomas A.

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Property Record of 28 Miller Park -

Property Record of 28 Miller Park - Lot 15 - 1871 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Jacob Miller, Canton, Ohio; Mrs. Kate P. Bruch, Canton, Ohio; and Lewis Miller, Akron, Ohio/ 15 years from 15 July 1871/ Term rent $100.00/ Note: The first few leases granted were for 15 year terms/ By 1873 all were being written for 99 years and the short term ones were replaced gratuitously 1882 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly Lease: Lewis Miller, Akron, Ohio/ Note: Lewis Miller was President of Chautauqua from 1874 until his death in 1899 1893 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mary Valinda (Mrs. Lewis) Miller, Akron, Ohio - Lot 17 - 1873 Chautauq

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Thomas A. Edison -

Thomas A. Edison File includes: News Articles 1931, 1979, 1983, 1985, 1988, 1991, 2000

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Thomas A. Edison -

Thomas A. Edison File includes: News Articles Matthew Josephson, "Edison" 1959 Thomas Alva Edison: The Wizard of Menlo Park, 1979 Letters Edison: His Fertile Mind Forged Much of our Country's Growth, 1976 Robert F. Schultz, "Environmental Experiments from Edison" 1973 30th Annual Report of the Thomas Alva Edison Foundation, 1976 James G. Cook, "Edison: The Man who Turned Darkness into Light" National Historic Landmark Presentation to Milan, Ohio, 1965 Dedication of the Thomas A. Edison Memorial Sculpture, 1984 100th Anniversary Celebration, 1977 Edison Winter Home pamphlet Birthplace of Thomas Alva Edison, Milan, Ohio pamphlet A Brief Biography of Thomas Alva Edison CLSC Dipl

Image of Saga of the Taney Rainbow Trails Part Five, Colorful Horizons, Chapter 6 The Maid of Chautauqua, 1885-1899 -

Saga of the Taney Rainbow Trails Part Five, Colorful Horizons, Chapter 6 The Maid of Chautauqua, 1885-1899 -

Dorothy Palmer Mallory Saga of the Taney Rainbow Trails Part Five, Colorful Horizons, Chapter 6 The Maid of Chautauqua, 1885-1899

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Harry A. Truesdale -

Harry A. Truesdale File Includes: A Brief Account of the Harry A. Truesdale Family Postcard of the Methodist Missonary Vacation Home

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Ceramic Lid to Edison Primary Battery. After 1911. Ceramic with cork back. Made by Edison Inc.

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A rocking chair belonging to Thomas Edison given to Carl DuVall after Edison's death. The chair was originally given to Minnie Youngson, who was DuVall's sister-in-law, by Mrs. Edison after Thomas's death in 1931. The chair is wooden with a small piece of paper glued to the back. Date and location of the creation of the chair is unknown.

Image of A Streak of Luck: The Life and Legend of Thomas Alva Edison - Conot, Robert E.

A Streak of Luck: The Life and Legend of Thomas Alva Edison - Conot, Robert E.

A Streak of Luck: The Life and Legend of Thomas Alva Edison

Image of Edison, inventing the century - Baldwin, Neil

Edison, inventing the century - Baldwin, Neil

Edison: Inventing the Century

Image of Innovate Like Edison: The Success Sytem of America's Greatest Inventor - Gelb, Michael J./Caldicott, Sarah M.

Innovate Like Edison: The Success Sytem of America's Greatest Inventor - Gelb, Michael J./Caldicott, Sarah M.

Innovate Like Edison: The Success Sytem of America's Greatest Inventor

Saga of the Taney Rainbow Trails - Mallory, Dorothy Palmer

Family History Chapter concerning the courtship of Mina Miller and Thomas Edison.

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Thomas Edison Postcard -

Thomas Edison Postcard. 1931. B&W postcard, 3½"x4½", showing a pencil portrait of Thomas Edison.

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Edison Broadcast from Garden - Unknown

Edison Broadcast from Garden. 1929. B&W print photo, 8 x 10" showing Thomas Edison seated on a bench in the garden behind the Miller Cottage. A microphone is set up to record his broadcast. Notation on back: (Chautauqua Institution) Thomas A. Edison broadcasting from yard -- 1929

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Edison Broadcast from Garden - Unknown

Edison Broadcast from Garden. 1929. B&W print photo, 5 x 7" showing Thomas Edison seated on a bench in the garden behind the Miller Cottage. A microphone is set up to record his broadcast. On his left is Henry Ford. Notation on back: Mr. Edison and Mr. Ford - Aug. 1929/ in the garden of Edison Cottage (sic) Broadcasting

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Edison Broadcast from Garden - Unknown

Edison Broadcast from Garden. 1929. B&W print photo, 2 x 5" showing Thomas Edison seated on a bench in the garden behind the Miller Cottage. A microphone is set up to record his broadcast. On his left is Henry Ford. Notation on back: Mr. Edison and Mr. Ford/ Chautauqua N.Y./ Aug. 1929

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Edison and Bestor - Unknown

Edison and Bestor. 1926. B&W print photo, 5"x7", showing Thomas Edison and Arthur Bestor, holding their sun hats as they walk accompanied by children. Notation on back: Thomas A. Edison/ and/ President Arthur E. Bestor/ at Chautauqua Institution/ Chautauqua NY 1926/ Children's Day

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Anniversary Event - Unknown

Anniversary Event. 1929. B&W print photo, 4¼ x 6", mounted on black matting, showing Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford seated to the left of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edison. Behind them stands a group of people, including Nancy Miller [Arnn], and Adolf Ochs. All were present at Chautauqua for the 100th birthday of Lewis Miller and the 50th anniversary of the light bulb. Notation on back: 1929/ Mrs Henry Ford, Henry Ford, Thomas A. Edison, Mrs Thomas Edison (Mina Miller), Adolph Ochs/ Miller Garden/ 100th Anniversery [sic] of Lewis Miller and 50th Anniv. of the electric light bulb

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Anniversary Event - Unknown

Anniversary Event. 1929. B&W print photo, 4¾ x 7", mounted on black matting, showing Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford seated to the left of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edison. Behind them stands a group of people, including Nancy Miller [Arnn], and Adolf Ochs. All were present at Chautauqua for the 100th birthday of Lewis Miller and the 50th anniversary of the light bulb. Notation on back: Ford/ Edison/ Mrs Edison/ Adolph Ochs/ Firestone? sent telegram saying that illness prevented his coming for the 100th anniversary of Lewis Miller & the 50th anniversary of the electric light

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Anniversary Event - Unknown

Anniversary Event. 1929. B&W print photo, 8 x 10", showing Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Edison in the middle of the group with Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford seated to their left. Behind them stands a group of people, including Nancy Miller [Arnn], and Adolf Ochs. Arthur E. Bestor stands in the second standing row, first on the left. All were present at Chautauqua for the 100th birthday of Lewis Miller and the 50th anniversary of the light bulb. Notation on back: Front Row-left-right---Mrs. Henry Ford, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Mrs. Thomas Edison (Mina Miller) Adolph Ochs (standing) in the Miller Garden.

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Edison Broadcast from Garden - Unknown

Edison Broadcast from Garden. 1929. B&W print photo, 8 x 10", showing Thomas Edison seated on a bench in the garden behind the Miller Cottage. A microphone is set up to record his broadcast. On his left is Henry Ford, and they are holding two children -- Charles Darrow and Charles Bestor. Arthur Bestor and Adolph Ochs stand behind them. Notation on back: Henry Ford, Thomas Edison -- Seated/ Dr. Arthur Bestor, Adolph Ochs -- Standing/ Lewis MIller Garden