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  1. Thomas Edison

    Pp protected small yes Infobox person name Thomas Edison image Thomas Edison2.jpg imagesize 220px caption ... Thomas Alva Edison, Harper s Magazine Harper s Monthly September 1932 div birth name Thomas Alva Edison ... 1873 1965 br Thomas Alva Edison Jr. 1876 1935 br William Leslie Edison 1878 1937 br Madeleine ... Miller father in law signature Thomas Alva Edison Signature.svg website footnotes File Young Thomas Edison.jpg thumb 200px Edison as a boy Thomas Alva Edison February 11, 1847 October 18, 1931 was an American ... Manhattan Island , New York. Early life Thomas Edison was born in Milan, Ohio Milan , Ohio, and grew ... an accident caused the prohibition of further work of the kind. ref name Cite CAB Edison, Thomas Alva Cite CAB Edison, Thomas Alva ref He obtained the exclusive right of selling newspapers on the road ... he sold with his other papers. ref name Cite CAB Edison, Thomas Alva This began Edison s long streak ... of 19, Thomas Edison moved to Louisville, Kentucky , where, as an employee of Western Union , he ... 1873 1965 , nicknamed Dot ref Baldwin 1995, p.60 ref Thomas Alva Edison, Jr. 1876 1935 , nicknamed ..., Second Child Of The Counsel url quote The will of Thomas A. Edison, filed in Newark last Thursday ... ammem edhtml edbio.html The Life of Thomas Edison . http memory.loc.gov ammem index.html American ... year old Mina Miller in Akron, Ohio . ref cite web url http www.ieeeghn.org wiki index.php Thomas Edison 27s Children title Thomas Edison s Children date Start date 2010 12 16 work IEEE Global History ... outlived Thomas Edison, dying on August 24, 1947. ref cite news coauthors title Edison s Widow Very ... Thomas Edison Mary had lamb.ogg title Mary Had a Little Lamb description Thomas Edison reciting Mary Had a Little Lamb Thomas Edison began his career as an inventor in Newark, New Jersey , with the automatic ... Charles Tainter . This was one reason that Thomas Edison continued work on his own Perfected ... thumb Thomas Edison s first successful light bulb model, used in public demonstration at Menlo Park ...   more details



  1. Book:Thomas Edison

    saved book title Thomas Edison subtitle cover image Edison and phonograph edit1.jpg cover color sort as Edison, Thomas Thomas Edison Overview Thomas Edison Edisonian approach War of Currents Patents and inventions List of Edison patents Carbon microphone Incandescent light bulb Kinetoscope Phonograph Phonograph cylinder Phonomotor Ticker tape Vertical cut recording Edison pioneers Edison Pioneers Edison ... places Edison Museum Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum Thomas Edison Depot Museum Thomas Edison National Historical Park Media Blacksmith Scene Blacksmith Scene ... In popular culture Thomas Edison in popular culture And Having Writ... And Having Writ... Brian Sings and Swings Brian Sings and Swings Edisonade Edison s Conquest of Mars Edison s Conquest of Mars Edison, the Man Edison, the Man The Five Fists of Science The Five Fists of Science The Future Eve The Future Eve Tales From the Bully Pulpit Tales From the Bully Pulpit Young Tom Edison Young Tom Edison The Wizard of Evergreen Terrace The Wizard of Evergreen Terrace Miscellany Edison, New Jersey Thermionic emission Edison effect Fort Myers, Florida IEEE Edison Medal Thomas Edison State College USS Edison DD 439 USS Edison DD 439 USS California SP 249 USS California SP 249 West Orange, New Jersey Category Thomas Edison Category Wikipedia books on inventors Edison, Thomas Category Wikipedia books on scientists Edison, Thomas Category Wikipedia books on United States people Edison, Thomas ... people Anna Case Charles Batchelor Clarence Madison Dally William Kennedy Dickson Charles Edison Reginald ... Johnson Arthur E. Kennelly John Kruesi Thomas Commerford Martin Edwin Stanton Porter Elizabeth Spencer ... American Institute of Electrical Engineers Edison s Black Maria Black Maria Consolidated Edison Edison Gower Bell Telephone Company of Europe, Ltd. Edison Gower Bell Telephone Company of Europe Edison Illuminating Company Edison Records Edison Storage Battery Company General Electric Motion ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison Depot Museum

    Image Thomas Edison Depot Museum under the Blue Water Bridge, Port Huron, MI.jpg thumb 250px right Thomas Edison Depot Museum The Thomas Edison Depot Museum is located underneath the Blue Water Bridge connecting Port Huron, Michigan to Sarnia , Ontario , Canada. The depot is owned and operated by the Port Huron Museum and is the actual depot that inventor Thomas Edison worked out of as a news butcher between 1859 and 1863. The museum includes a restored baggage car resting on a short spur of railroad track. ref http www.phmuseum.org edison.html Thomas Edison Depot ref See also Thomas Edison Notes reflist External links http www.phmuseum.org Port Huron Museums http www.phmuseum.org drupal about depot Thomas Edison Depot coord 42 59 55 N 82 25 33 W type landmark scale 5000 region US display title Category Thomas Edison Category Biographical museums in Michigan Category Museums in St. Clair County, Michigan Category Railroad museums in Michigan Michigan stub US museum stub ...   more details



  1. Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace

    Infobox NRHP name Thomas A. Edison Birthplace nrhp type nhl image HABS OHIO,22 MILA,1 1.jpg thumb caption Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace location 9 Edison Drive br Milan, Ohio nearest city lat degrees 41 lat minutes 17 lat seconds 52.76 lat direction N long degrees 82 long minutes 36 long seconds 18.19 long direction W area built 1841 architect architecture added October 15, 1966 visitation num visitation year refnum 66000608 ref NRISref 2007 07 27 ref mpsub governing body Edison Birthplace Association, Inc. Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace is the historic house in which the United States American inventor Thomas Edison Thomas Alva Edison was born on February 11, 1847. It is located at 9 Edison Drive in Milan, Ohio Milan , Ohio , in the United States . On October 15, 1966, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places and declared a National Historic Landmark . It is now the Edison Birthplace Museum . See also Image Young Thomas Edison.jpg thumb left Thomas Edison as a boy Milan, Ohio Thomas Edison List of Registered Historic Places in Erie County, Ohio List of National Historic Landmarks in Ohio File Edison Birthplace Milan Ohio.JPG thumb Fall of 2008 References reflist External links http www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com OH Erie state.html National Register listings for Erie County, Ohio http tps.cr.nps.gov nhl detail.cfm?ResourceId 443&ResourceType Building National Historic Landmark listing http tomedison.org Edison Birthplace Museum website http thomasedisonlightbulb.net The History of Thomas Alva Edison Registered Historic Places DEFAULTSORT Edison Category National Historic Landmarks in Ohio Category Museums in Erie County, Ohio Category Houses completed in 1841 Category Houses in Ohio Category Historic house museums in Ohio Category Thomas Edison Category Biographical museums in Ohio Edison, Thomas Category Houses in Erie County, Ohio Ohio NRHP stub ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison in popular culture

    Thomas Edison has appeared in popular culture as a character in novel s, film s, comics and video games ... tension and is a theme returned to numerous times. Biographical works Young Tom Edison was a 1940 biographical film starring Mickey Rooney as Edison. ref cite web url http www.imdb.com title tt0033289 title Young Tom Edison work Internet Movie Database accessdate April 17, 2010 ref Edison, the Man was a 1940 biographical film starring Spencer Tracy as Edison. ref http www.imdb.com title tt0032432 Edison, the Man 1940 , The Internet Movie Database . ref The Electric Sunshine Man is a musical for young voices about the life, times, and inventions of Thomas Edison generally performed by youth choral groups in schools. The Schoolhouse Rock song Mother Necessity featured Thomas Edison first as a child ... their 1969 album Odessa album Odessa is a reference about Thomas Edison. Czech poet V t zslav Nezval ... to emphasise, is not supposed to be famous inventor Thomas Edison. To Mars With Tesla or, the Mystery ... nephew of Thomas Edison, helping Nikola Tesla in his adventures with Martians. In the cartoon series Clone High , Thomas Edison s clone is shown as a short, sniveling nerd who seems to spend most of his ... Date novel Expiration Date by Tim Powers in which a boy possessed by the spirit of Thomas Edison ... Future is a series of one panel cartoons by Warren Ellis using the same picture of Thomas Edison See also Wikipedia Books Thomas Edison Nikola Tesla in popular culture Mark Twain in popular culture References ... ch0030532 Thomas Edison Character from General Electric s All Star Anniversary 1978 TV , The Internet Movie Database DEFAULTSORT Edison In Popular Culture Category Thomas Edison Popular culture Category Depictions of people in popular culture Edison, Thomas Category Fictional scientists Edison, Thomas Category Fictional versions of real people Edison, Thomas Category Steampunk Edison, Thomas ... an excellent application of electricity and then as a smart, rich man. Edison occasionally appeared ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison Middle School

    Orphan date February 2009 Unreferenced date March 2011 Thomas A. Edison Middle School is a middle school in Los Angeles , California . It is sometimes referred to by students as Edison . It has three tracks and around 4,000 students. It is named after the famous inventor, Thomas Edison . coord missing Los Angeles County, California California school stub Category Middle schools in California ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison House

    Image Thomas Edison House Louisville.jpg thumb 300px Thomas Edison House Thomas Edison House is a historic house located in the Butchertown neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky . The house is a shotgun house shotgun duplex built around 1850. Thomas Edison took up residence in the same neighborhood, possibly even at this location, a part of the time he lived in Louisville from 1866 to 1867. The house features a museum that honors Edison and his inventions. ref cite book title Lonely Planet USA author Jeff Campbell, Loretta Chilcoat, Susan Derby, Andrew Dean Nystrom year 2004 publisher Lonely PlanetTravel url http books.google.com books?vid ISBN1741041929&id ocpUNTtX0 IC&pg RA3 PA560&lpg RA3 PA560&ots Tm4bJj8U v&dq 22Thomas Edison House 22&ie ISO 8859 1&output html&sig UcCXYhx6hMIsdS3ABtn1cnO LcQ isbn 1741041929 ref Edison s time in Louisville In 1866, at age 19, Thomas Edison, a skilled telegraph er, came to Louisville to work for Western Union , which at that time had an office on the corner of Main and Second Streets. In August 1866, Edison left briefly, intending to take a trip to Brazil but was turned back at New Orleans, Louisiana New Orleans because the waterway was shut down. So, he returned to work in Louisville and found lodging in a shotgun house shotgun duplex on East Washington Street in what is now Butchertown . In 1867, while working the night shift, Edison, already ... Deleted image removed Image Thomas Edison House Louisville M1.jpg Historical marker in front of House Deleted image removed Image Thomas Edison House Louisville M2.jpg Historical marker in front of House Image Thomas Edison House Louisville 2.jpg Another view of the house gallery References reflist External links http www.edisonhouse.org ThomasEdisonHouse Welcome tabid 1353 Default.aspx Thomas Edison House website Museums in Kentucky coord missing Kentucky Category 19th century buildings and structures ... sixteen years later, in 1883, one of Edison s new inventions, the incandescent light bulb , was demonstrated ...   more details



  1. USS Thomas A. Edison (SSBN-610)

    other ships USS Edison Infobox ship begin Infobox ship image Ship image Image USS Thomas A. Edison.jpg 300px USS Thomas A. Edison SSBN 610 Ship caption Infobox ship career Hide header Ship flag USN flag 1983 Ship name USS Thomas A. Edison Ship namesake Thomas Edison 1847 1931 Ship ordered 1 July 1959 Ship builder Electric Boat Division of the General Dynamics Corporation Ship laid down 15 March 1960 Ship launched 15 June 1961 Ship sponsor Mrs. Madeleine Edison Sloane Ship acquired Ship commissioned ... torpedo tubes Ship notes USS Thomas A. Edison SSBN 610 , an sclass Ethan Allen submarine 4 ballistic ..., Thomas Edison 1847 1931 . Ship history Thomas A. Edison s keel was laid down on 15 March 1960 by the Electric ... testing shakedown training off the eastern coast of the United States , Thomas A. Edison collided with the destroyer USS Wadleigh DD 689 . Thomas A. Edison loaded Polaris missile s at Charleston ..., and telemetry packages were fitted in place of the warheads. Thomas A. Edison then proceeded to a location ... Unit Citation. Through June 1973, Thomas A. Edison operated out of New London and Rota, Spain ... the Canal on 8  August 1975. Thomas A. Edison carried out operations along the United ... duties. Ship decommissioning Decommissioned on 1 December 1983, Thomas A. Edison was stricken ... single.asp?id 7977 accessdate 2011 09 23 ref References DANFS http www.history.navy.mil danfs t4 thomas a edison.htm reflist Ethan Allen class submarine DEFAULTSORT Thomas A. Edison SSBN 610 Category ... 1961 ships de USS Thomas A. Edison SSBN 610 ja A pl USS Thomas A. Edison SSN 610 ... and launching launched on 15  June 1961 sponsored by Mrs. Madeleine Edison Sloane, and ship ... , Guam . History from 1975 to 1981 needed. In 1981, in compliance with the SALT I treaty , Thomas A. Edison s missile section was deactivated. Concrete blocks were placed in the missile tubes, and the missile .... Steinway piano During the construction of Thomas A. Edision , the construction captain requested that a Steinway ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison State College

    otheruses Edison State College disambiguation Infobox University name Thomas Edison State College native name latin name image File Thomas Edison State College logo2.gif image name image size motto mottoeng ... Learning ref cite web title Affiliations work About Thomas Edison State College publisher Thomas ... accessdate 3 September 2010 ref Thomas Edison State College offers degrees at the undergraduate and graduate ... DegreeListings T Edison.htm accessdate 3 September 2010 ref Thomas Edison State College was approved ... was named in honor of Thomas Alva Edison , the New Jersey inventor who gained encyclopedic knowledge ...&st cse accessdate 11 May 2009 date 23 October 1992 ref Campus Thomas Edison State College moved into downtown ..., the Kelsey Building housed three schools before serving as the headquarters for Thomas Edison ... work Academic Programs publisher Thomas Edison State College url http www.tesc.edu 647.php accessdate ... than 70 countries around the world. These programs are based in Thomas Edison State College ... Thomas Edison State College s accreditations are as follows ref cite web title Accreditation work About Thomas Edison State College publisher Thomas Edison State College url http www.tesc.edu aboutus ... ref Reviews Forbes magazine identified Thomas Edison State College in 1997 as one of the top 20 colleges ... alumni worldwide. ref cite web title Alumni publisher Thomas Edison State College url http www.tesc.edu ... Transferring Your Credit publisher Thomas Edison State College url http www.tesc.edu 4497.php accessdate ... web title Meet Kristina Sisco, 06 work Academic Programs Alumni Profiles publisher Thomas Edison State ... proposed merging Thomas Edison State College into Rutgers . ref http www.nj.com news index.ssf 2010 ... budget has Rutgers absorbing Thomas Edison State College accessed April 5, 2010 ref After thoughtful ... in both houses, and of both parties, concurred with Thomas Edison State College s view that the public ... Rutgers and Thomas Edison State College. ref http www.nj.com news index.ssf 2010 06 plans for rutgers ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison Junior-Senior High School

    Infobox school name Lake Station Edison native name Thomas A. Edison Junior Senior High School established 1932 type Public school government funded Public principal Mr. Bruce Bush asst principal Mrs. Nadine Brown is retiring enrollment 600 700 approximate city Lake Station, Indiana Lake Station state Indiana country USA coordinates Coord 41.577299 87.244474 display inline,title scale 3000 colors Red colorbox red & Black colorbox black team name Eagles athletics American football , basketball , tennis , Cross country running cross country , track and field , bowling , wrestling yearbook Edisonian newspaper Eagle Feathers website http www.lakes.k12.in.us edison Default.htm Official Site Thomas A. Edison Junior Senior High School is a six year 7 12 public junior and senior high school of the Lake Station Community School Corporation in Lake Station, Indiana Lake Station , Indiana , United States . The school serves most of Lake Station. References http www.lakes.k12.in.us edison Default.htm Thomas A. Edison Junior Senior High School Official Site External links http www.lakes.k12.in.us edison Default.htm Thomas A. Edison Junior Senior High School Official Site DEFAULTSORT Edison Category High schools in Indiana Category Schools in Lake County, Indiana Indiana school stub ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison National Historical Park

    Infobox NRHP name Thomas Edison National Historical Park nrhp type hd nrhp type2 nhs nrhp type3 nhp image Glenmont.jpg caption Thomas Edison s home Glenmont location 37 Honeysuckle Ave, West Orange, New ... Service refnum 66000052 ref name nris NRISref 2009a ref Thomas Edison National Historical Park preserves Thomas Edison s laboratory and residence, Glenmont , in Llewellyn Park in West Orange, New Jersey ... containing the home and the laboratory were designated the Edison National Historic Site and overseen by the National Park Service . ref name about On March 30, 2009 it was renamed Thomas Edison National Historical Park , adding Thomas to the title hopes to relieve confusion between the Edison sites in West Orange, NJ and Edison, NJ . ref cite web url http www.thomas.gov cgi bin query R?r109 FLD001 H50395 title ACT COMMEMORATING THE LITE, OR LIFETIME INNOVATIONS OF THOMAS EDISON date February 28 ... and Edison s laboratories, also http lcweb2.loc.gov pp hhquery.html Search HABS here . http www.nps.gov history NR twhp wwwlps lessons 25edison 25edison.htm The Invention Factory Thomas Edison s Laboratories ... name about cite web url http www.nps.gov edis parkmgmt index.htm title Edison Park Management publisher ... of how the site became a National Historic Park is complicated. Edison s home was designated as the Edison Home National Historic Site on December 6, 1955. The laboratory was designated as Edison Laboratory ..., the group They Might Be Giants released a song called The Edison Museum about this site. File Edison labs Main St Lakeside Av jeh.jpg thumb left Laboratory building See also Edison s Black Maria Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum National Register of Historic Places listings in Essex County, New Jersey Edison Storage Battery Company Building List of museums in New Jersey References reflist External links http www.nps.gov edis Edison National Historic Site http hdl.loc.gov loc.pnp hhh.nj0052 ... Places Protected Areas of New Jersey National Historical Parks of the United States Category Thomas ...   more details



  1. Thomas Edison High School of Technology

    Infobox Secondary school name Thomas Edison High School of Technology logo Image Tehst.jpg 280px center motto Experience Success established 1954 type Public school government funded Public High school United States Secondary Vocational technical school Vocational principal Carlos Hamlin students 612 small 2009 2010 small grades 10 12 city Silver Spring, Maryland Silver Spring state Maryland , country United States USA district Montgomery County Public Schools campus Suburban website http www.mcps.k12.md.us schools edison Thomas Edison Homepage Thomas Edison High School of Technology often referred to as Thomas Edison or Edison is a public vocational technical high school located in Wheaton, Maryland Wheaton , an unincorporated section of Montgomery County, Maryland Montgomery County , Maryland . It is connected to Wheaton High School . Edison is a member in the Downcounty Consortium . ref name profile cite web url http www.mcps.k12.md.us departments regulatoryaccountability glance currentyear schools 04748.pdf title Thomas Edison HS of Tech at a Glance PDF ref The school is unique compared ... as opportunities for leadership development. Thomas Edison registers all students who are enrolled ... . A typical day for students is to spend half of their day at Thomas Edison, and the other half at their home school. Thomas Edison offers two sessions the morning session from 7 45 AM to 10 30 AM, and the afternoon session from 11 00 AM to 1 30 PM. Thomas Edison is also the headquarters for the Montgomery County Students Trades Foundations Office. Programs Thomas Edison offers nineteen programs ... year, Thomas Edison has a total of 612 enrolled students, 65.8 male and 34.2 female. The student body ... schools 04748.pdf title Thomas Edison HS of Tech at a Glance PDF ref References div class references small references div External links http www.mcps.k12.md.us schools edison Thomas Edison High ... Washington Post reports on the Thomas Edison High School home building program coord ...   more details



  1. Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum

    Infobox NRHP name Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park nrhp type image TheEdisonTower.jpg caption The Edison Memorial Tower in 2011 while being restored. location 37 Christie St., Edison, New Jersey lat degrees 40 lat minutes 33 lat seconds 47 lat direction N long degrees 74 long minutes 20 long seconds 22 long direction W coord display inline,title locmapin New Jersey built 1937 architect Massena & DuPont ... State refnum 79001505 ref name nris NRISref 2009a ref The Thomas Edison Center at Menlo Park , also known as the Menlo Park Museum Edison Memorial Tower , is a memorial to inventor and businessman Thomas Edison Thomas Alva Edison , located in the Menlo Park area of Edison, New Jersey . The tower and museum ... marks the location of Edison s Menlo Park laboratory. Edison and his staff later relocated to West Orange, New Jersey in 1884 to what is now the Thomas Edison National Historical Park , after .... The museum showcases many of Thomas Edison s creations including the phonograph and many of his Incandescent light bulb light bulbs , as well as memorabilia relating to Edison and his inventions. The museum also showcases many images taken of Edison s property, inventions, and family. The remainder of Edison s convert 36 acre adj on estate is now the Edison State Park. The township of Edison ... References reflist External links http www.menloparkmuseum.org Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum ... Bulb Edison, NJ work Top 50 American Roadside Attractions publisher TIME date July 28, 2010 url http ... Edison Tower to receive 1.8 million for repairs , Edison Metuchen Sentinel, September 13, 2006. http ems.gmnews.com news 2007 0620 Front Page 040.html Edison Tower renovations begin fundraising continues , Edison Metuchen Sentinel, June 20, 2007. National Register of Historic Places Category National ..., New Jersey Category Art Deco architecture in New Jersey Edison Memorial Tower Category Buildings and structures in Middlesex County, New Jersey Category Edison, New Jersey Category Towers in New ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison Academy for Career and Technical Education

    Orphan date February 2009 The Thomas A. Edison Academy for Career & Technical Education is a four year comprehensive public high school in Elizabeth, New Jersey , as part of the Elizabeth Public Schools . The Thomas A. Edison Academy For Career & Technical Education is the center for vocational and technical education in the city. Williams Field, which holds the school s football field and outdoor track field, is adjacent to Thomas A. Edison Academy. Infobox school name Thomas A. Edison Academy for Career & Technical Education image imagesize motto established 1935 grades 9 12 district Elizabeth Public Schools type Public High School principal enrollment about 1,000 nickname Edison conference Watchung Conference colors location 625 Summer Street br Elizabeth, New Jersey Elizabeth , New Jersey , 07202 USA campus Urban area Urban information 908 436 6800 website http elizabeth.nj.schoolwebpages.com education dept dept.php?sectiondetailid 7304& Edison C&T Website History Thomas A. Edison High School was built in 1935 and named for the great inventor who worked on many of his major contributions to the scientific and commercial world right here in New Jersey. Curriculum The Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Academy serves students in grades 9 12 divided into small learning communities. The program is designed to provide a high degree of academic rigor as well as prepare students to learn a skilled trade. In addition to coursework in their chosen field of study, students will complete a rigorous academic curriculum that includes classes in English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and World Language. Honors and AP courses will be offered to all interested students. Students ... the Academy of Hospitality & Tourism as a career academy at the Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical ... Empty section date July 2010 Athletics The Thomas A. Edison Academy does not have its own ... 40.6502 74.2126 display title DEFAULTSORT Thomas A. Edison Academy For Career And Technical Education ...   more details



  1. Edison

    Edison is the last name of Thomas Edison 1847&ndash 1931 , an American inventor. TOCright Edison may also refer to Thomas Edison legacies Edison Bridge disambiguation , various locations Edison effect , thermionic emission discovered by Edison Thomas Edison National Historical Park , site of Edison s home in West Orange, New Jersey Edison Records , record label company founded by Edison Edison Studios , pioneering film company owned by Edison Edison crater , on the Moon Edisonian approach , an approach of trial and error discovery used by Edison Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum , site of Edison s Menlo Park laboratory Thomas Alva Edison Birthplace , in Milan, Ohio USS Edison DD 439 , a United States destroyer, named after Edison Edison plug , a common name for the NEMA 5 15 electrical connector Edison screw , a system of light bulb connectors developed by Edison Electric utility companies Commonwealth Edison , Chicago Consolidated Edison , New York Southern California Edison , California Education Thomas Edison State College , Trenton, New York Thomas A. Edison High School New York City , Jam, New York Thomas A. Edison Central Sixth Middle School New Jersey , West Orange, New Jersey Edison High School New Jersey , Edison, New Jersey Edison High School, Hunting Beach , California Edison School , a for profit company that runs public schools in the United Kingdom People Charles Edison 1890&ndash 1969 , son of Thomas Edison, and Governor of New Jersey Sweets Edison 1915&ndash 1999 , American jazz musician Edison Denisov 1929 1996 , Russian composer Edison Jihwan born 1943 , former prime minister of Dominica dison M ndez born 1979 , Ecuadoran football midfielder Edison ..., often referred to as The Black Edison Places in the United States named after Edison Edison, California Edison, Georgia Edison, Nebraska Edison, New Jersey Edison, Ohio Edison, Washington Edison Park, Chicago Other uses The Edison , Los Angeles nightclub Edison, an Altoona, Pennsylvania based rock ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison High School (Oregon)

    The Thomas A. Edison High School was an alternative public junior senior high school in Portland, Oregon Portland , Oregon , United States, in the Portland Public Schools Oregon Portland school district . It was founded in September, 1935, and occupied the former Albina Homestead School building at Beech and Mallory streets in Portland. ref name thesis cite book last Polich first Edward L. title A history of Portland s secondary school system with emphasis on the superintendents and the curriculum Thesis dissertation publisher University of Portland date 1950 pages 112,113,149 oclc 232551057 ref The school was the successor to the Better Scholarship High School and Probationary High School programs at the Failing which Failing was this named after, we should link it so it doesn t seem so odd School, which was otherwise an elementary school. ref name thesis Academic and vocational classes were offered. The Girls Division, formally known as Girls Edison High School, was split in September 1936, and moved to the vacated Brooklyn, Oregon Brooklyn School building. ref name thesis In September 1938, the program moved again to the Holliday School building, where its name was changed to Jane Addams High School for Girls. ref name thesis The Boys Edison High School moved to Sabin School in 1939 because of low attendance at the Sabin School, and the Edison program was renamed Sabin High School. The schools were closed by June 13, 1947, partly because the space was needed for increased elementary school enrollment due to the Post World War II baby boom baby boom . ref name thesis References reflist coord 45.54939 122.66348 type landmark display title Beech and Mallory street Category High schools in Portland, Oregon Category Defunct schools in Oregon ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison High School (Beaverton, Oregon)

    Infobox school name Thomas A. Edison High School image Jesuit High School auditorium Portland, Oregon.JPG imagesize 250px streetaddress 9020 SW Oregon Route 10 Beaverton Hillsdale Highway city Portland, Oregon Portland county Washington County, Oregon Washington County state Oregon zipcode 97225 country flagcountry USA coordinates coord 45.485284 122.769631 type edu source googlemaps region US OR display inline,title geocoded street address and centered on building type Private school Private affiliation Independent school Independent accreditation Northwest Accreditation Commission NWAC ref name naas http www.northwestaccreditation.org index.html ref district principal Patrick J. Maguire grades 9 12 ref name naas students 80 ref name naas rival mascot mascot image team name colors not in OSAA color strip border color black border style dotted border 1 conference not in OSAA conference? size? newspaper opened 1973 ref http www.taedisonhs.org ref homepage http www.taedisonhs.org www.taedisonhs.org picture Thomas A. Edison High School is a private high school in Portland, Oregon , United States . The school s mission is to empower students with learning differences to experience academic success and personal growth, while preparing them for the future. ref http www.taedisonhs.org index.php about us nav ref It is on the campus of the Jesuit High School Portland, Oregon Jesuit High School . ref http www.beavertonvalleytimes.com news story.php?story id 118970478417223700 ref Founded in 1973 as the Tree of Learning ref http www.taedisonhs.org index.php about us nav our history ref , the school has been accredited by the Northwest Accreditation Commission since 1990. ref name naas References reflist Oregon school stub Category High schools in Washington County, Oregon Category Education in Portland, Oregon Category Educational institutions established in 1973 Category Buildings and structures in Portland, Oregon ja A ...   more details



  1. The Edison

    Infobox Venue name The Edison image image caption nickname location Los Angeles, California , U.S. coordinates type Nightclub genre Steampunk broke ground built opened 2007 renovated expanded closed demolished owner former names seating type seating capacity website http www.edisondowntown.com edisondowntown.com The Edison is a steampunk themed nightclub located inside the Higgins Building basement in Los Angeles, California . The Edison opened in 2007. The Higgins Building basement was Los Angeles first ever power plant, built by Thomas Higgins . After spending several years derelict and underwater, it was rescued by entrepreneurs Andrew Meieran and Marc Smith, who made a post industrial steampunk venue for Los Angeles nightclubbers. ref cite web url http www.willpearson.co.uk virtual tours edison downtown index.php title The Edison Downtown author Will Pearson publisher www.willpearson.co.uk ref ref http www.laweekly.com bestof 2010 award best bar in a 100 year old building 1910 1080807 LA Weekly ref ref http www.sgvtribune.com ci 10577567 Sgvtribune.com ref ref http www.latimes.com theguide lat lucent dossier pg,0,6003025.photogallery The Los Angeles Times ref References reflist External links official http www.edisondowntown.com coord missing Los Angeles County, California DEFAULTSORT Edison Category Event venues established in 2007 Category Nightclubs in California Category Companies based in Los Angeles, California Category Steampunk Category Culture of Los Angeles, California ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison High School (Fairfax County, Virginia)

    About other schools with the name Edison High School Edison High School disambiguation Coord 38 46 51.87 N 77 8 0.77 W type edu region US display title Infobox school name Thomas A. Edison High School image EdisonHS.jpg imagesize 150px motto As eagles we soar streetaddress 5801 Franconia Road city Alexandria, Virginia Alexandria state Virginia zipcode 22310 url http www.fcps.edu EdisonHS district Fairfax County Public Schools principal Gregory Croghan assistant principals staff approximately 230 fundingtype Public school government funded Public schooltype High school United States high school grades 9 12 language American English English communities feeders Mark Twain Middle School Virginia ... BBDDBB bgcolor value EEEEEE bgcolor address EEEEEE bgcolor url EEEEEE Thomas A. Edison High School ... Edison Band Website http www.vhsl reference.com mastergames byyear byteam.cfm?ID 10627&GY 2007 VHSL Reference Edison References reflist AAA Northern Region Fairfax County Public Schools Virginia IB DEFAULTSORT Edison, Thomas A. High School Category Educational institutions established in 1963 Category ... profile.cfm?profile id 120 title Edison Profile on FCPS website ref The Policy Debate Team won the Harvard ... and 1996 . Its academic team has appeared on the local television quizbowl game show It s Academic . Edison ... Virginia Community College . Demographics In 2007 2008, Edison s student body was 37 White 21 Black 25 Hispanic 12 Asian, and 5 Other. Edison Academy The Edison Academy acts as a school within .... Some programs offer students technical certification and job placement upon graduation. Edison ... Edison offers the International Baccalaureate program for its advanced students. The IB program offers .... Edison uses the IB program for the majority of its advanced courses, in lieu of Advanced Placement or Honors course Honors courses. Edison is one of the few schools in Fairfax County to offer ... EdisonHS Main Website http www.edisonhsboosters.org Edison Sports Boosters http www.edisonfootball.com ...   more details



  1. Thomas A. Edison High School (New York City)

    school name Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School logo File Thomas Edison HS LOGO.jpg 151px motto The Thomas Edison community helps its students to grow into better people by providing ... are blue and gold. File Thomas Edison HS NY Shirt.jpg 300px thumb right T shirt of the Thomas Edison ... and blue shorts with the Thomas Edison logo on it. Any students in a gym class that s indoors are not allowed ... Student Handbook External links http www.taehs.org Thomas Edison High School Home Page http schools.nyc.gov ... school psal schoolprofile.asp?cschool 28541 Public Schools Athletic League Thomas Edison pages ... Number 718 297 6580 newspaper The Edison Light yearbook nickname Edison Ed schoolnumber Q620 File Edison HS Jamaica jeh.jpg 300px thumb right Thomas Edison High School viewed from 84th ave. Thomas A. Edison Career and Technical Education High School pronounced t m s . d s n k r r nd t kn k l k n often referred to locally simply as Edison is a public secondary school in Queens s Jamaica ... High School New York City Jamaica High School is separated from Edison by 84th Avenue and the Jamaica ... at Edison generally take required courses in health, music theory, and art appreciation during their freshman year, at the end of which they choose a track to pursue in grades 10 12. Edison offers ... Asian , East Asian , Guyana Guyanese . Edison s gender population is approx 60.0 male and 40.0 female. Citation needed date August 2011 In the Fall of 2006, Edison admitted 873 freshmen 9th graders ... Experience Club Weight Management Club Dance Company Club Plant Tulips Other information Edison ... Edison. As a Career and Technical Education High School, teams from Edison have performed highly in Annual Competitions dealing with Auto Repair. In the 2005 06 School year, Edison teams finished First and Second in NYC. For the Current 2006 07 School Year, Edison teams have taken the top three spots ... for 10 cents from the secretary a day. Girls were admitted to Edison in the late 70 s Students were ...   more details



  1. Edison Bridge

    Edison Bridge , the name of various bridges named after Thomas Edison , may refer to Edison Bridge Fort Myers, Florida Edison Bridge New Jersey Edison Bridge Ohio disambig ...   more details



  1. USS Edison

    USS Edison may refer to USS Edison DD 439 , a US Navy destroyer USS Thomas A. Edison SSBN 610 , a US Navy ballistic missile submarine See also USS Edson DD 946 , a US Navy destroyer Shipindex DEFAULTSORT Edison Category United States Navy ship names pl USS Edison ...   more details



  1. Edison Museum

    The Edison Museum is a science and history museum about the life and inventions of Thomas Edison , and is located in Beaumont, Texas at 350 Pine St. on the grounds of Edison Plaza The museum features interactive exhibits about Edison, his inventions and innovations, as well as historic artifacts from his life. Featured inventions include the incandescent light bulb , the phonograph , and some of his early motion pictures . ref http www.beaumontcvb.com listings index.cfm?action displayListing&listingID 18 Beaumont Visitors Bureau ref There is reference library about Edison. See also Thomas Alva Edison Memorial Tower and Museum in Edison, New Jersey Thomas Edison Depot Museum in Port Huron, Michigan Edison National Historic Site in West Orange, New Jersey References reflist External links http www.edisonmuseum.org Edison Museum official site Beaumont Texas coord 30.08565 94.09668 type landmark region US TX display title Category Museums in Jefferson County, Texas Category Beaumont, Texas Category Thomas Edison Category Biographical museums in Texas Category Technology museums in the United States Category Telecommunications museums in the United States Category Science museums in Texas ...   more details



  1. Edison (crater)

    References Lunar crater references Category Impact craters on the Moon da Edison m nekrater fa it Edison cratere ...   more details



  1. The Edison Twins

    infobox television show name The Edison Twins image Image Edison Twins.jpg 200px caption The Edison Twins opening format Comedy drama runtime 30 minutes creator Alyson Court starring Andrew Sabiston br Marnie McPhail br Sunny Besen Thrasher country Canada network CBC Television first aired start date 1982 last aired end date 1986 num seasons 6 num episodes 78 The Edison Twins is a Canada Canadian children s television program which aired on CBC Television from 1982 to 1986. The Disney Channel also picked up the rights in the mid 1980s. ref Disney Channel Magazine various months from 1980 s ref 6 seasons were produced by Nelvana . It starred Andrew Sabiston and Marnie McPhail as fraternal twins Tom and Annie Edison , Sunny Besen Thrasher as their mischievous little brother Paul , and Milan Cheylov as their bumbling friend Lance Howard. The show focused on the adventures of the main cast as they stumbled onto one problem after another, using Tom and Annie s scientific wit to solve the situation. Each episode ends with a short animated sequence illustrating a key scientific principle demonstrated in the preceding live action story. The last name of Edison is an homage to the inventor Thomas Edison . External links http www.imdb.com title tt0083410 IMDB page for The Edison Twins http epguides.com EdisonTwins Episode titles and air dates References Reflist DEFAULTSORT Edison Twins, The Category 1982 Canadian television series debuts Category 1986 Canadian television series endings Category Canadian children s television series Category CBC network shows Category Disney Channel shows Category Television series produced in Toronto Category TVOntario shows Canada tv prog stub es Los gemelos Edison fr Paul et les Jumeaux ko nl The Edison Twins ...   more details




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