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Thomas Edison: Topics in Chronicling America

Search Strategies & Selected Articles

The links below provide access to a sampling of articles from historic newspapers that can be found in Chronicling America. You can further explore the topic of "Thomas Edison" using the following search strategies:

  • Use the following terms in combination, proximity, or as a phrase:
    Edison, factory, inventor, patent, Thomas Edison, Thomas A. Edison,
  • It is useful to use Thomas Edison invention-related terms such as:
    batteries, cement, electric, incandescent lamp, kinetograph, kinetophone, kinetoscope, light bulb, microphone, nickel iron, phonograph, vote recorder.

Selected Articles from Chronicling America