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1931 - T.A.Edison (left) and Dr. Charles Proteus Steinmetz visit GE in 1922


CD 2478028 E&MP11.016

Edison, Thomas A.

OCT 17 1931

Th[is] picture was made in Schenectady on the occasion of the last visit of Thomas A. Edison to Schenectady and the General Electric Company, in 1922.

Mr. Edison [left] is shown with the late Dr. Charles Proteus Steinmetz, examining porcelain insulators that had been smashed by Steinmetz's artificial lightning. 

[a little closer]

Original Caption by Science Service
General Electric

National Museum of American History


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