Contested Currents
The Race to Electrify America

To learn more about Thomas Edison try the following activities:


ACTIVITY – Recreate a telegraph




ACTIVITY – Recreate Edison’s electric light bulb

Edison's Light Bulb1.pdf

Edison's Light Bulb1.doc


Edison's Light Bulb2.pdf

Edison's Light Bulb2.doc


BACKGROUND - Who really invented the light bulb?

Edison vs Latimer.pdf

Edison vs Latimer.doc

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