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Edison & the 19th Century:
Object List

Step 1:
Preconditions
Step 2:
Invention
Step 3:
Promotion

Step 4:
Competition
Step 5:
Consequences

Listed below are the objects displayed in the 19th century section of Lighting A Revolution.


Section 1: Preconditions
Catalog # Object Name Date Dimensions (inches) Source
181,343 Henry "Yale" Magnet 1831 HXWXD Yale University
323,886 Voltaic Pile  1805 HXWXD Canisius College
315,114 Cruickshank Trough Battery 1801 HXWXD Joseph Priestly
322,934 J. Frederik Daniell Cell 1836 HXWXD Columbia University
315,801 Grenet Cell 1840 HXWXD Middlebury College
337,158 Georges Leclanche Cell 1868 HXWXD *
252,644 Thomas Davenport Motor (Patent model) 1837 HXWXD U.S. Patent Office
318,743 Charles G. Page Motor 1821 HXWXD Colgate University
180,034C Charles G. Page Motor  * HXWXD B&O Railroad
001,577 Gardiner Colton Motor 1847 HXWXD A.J. Davis
252,635 Moses Farmer Motor 1856 HXWXD *
308,567 W. Vergnes Motor (patent model) 1860 HXWXD U.S. Patent Office
327,899 Antonio Pancinotti Motor (reproduction) 1861 HXWXD Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
252,658 Edward Weston Motor (patent model) 1876 11H x 6W x 9.5D U.S. Patent Office
323,353 Hippolyte Pixii Generator  1832 HXWXD University of Virginia
326,309 Edward Clarke Generator 1837 HXWXD University of Georgia
181,550 Charles Page Generator 1845 HXWXD *
330,086 Brevete Magneto (Frederick Holmes type) 1850s HXWXD from Union College
1990.0531.01 Charles Wheatstone Dynamo 1866 HXWXD King's College, London
322,249 Zenobe Gramme Dynamo 1874 HXWXD *
252,659 Edward Weston Dynamo  1878 HXWXD U.S. Patent Office
319,413 Leopoldo Nobili Galvanometer  1820s HXWXD *
314,741 Leopoldo Nobili Galvanometer 1830s 10H x 6DIA *
326,132 Demonstration Galvanometer mid-1800s HXWXD Mount St. Mary's College
315,113 Gauss Galvanometer mid-1800s H X W X D *
314,473 Edward Weston Electrodynamometer mid-1800s H X W X D Weston Instrument Co.
322,995 Tangent Galvanometer for telegraphy mid-1800s H X W X D Western Union
332,099 Tangent Galvanometer  mid-1800s H X W X D Wabash College
181,739 Henry iron magnet core  1827 H X W X D Mary Henry
181,740 Henry iron magnet cores 1827 H X W X D Mary Henry
315,390 Henry iron magnet core 1832 11H x 6W x 9.5D Bowdoin College
315,523 Henry iron magnet core 1827 H X W X D Mary Henry
181,458 Henry iron magnet core 1827 H X W X D Mary Henry
323,887 Electromagnet demonstration mid-1800s H X W X D *
252,673 Charles Page Induction Coil 1838 H X W X D *
325,969 Edward Ritchie Induction Coil 1868 H X W X D *
335,588 Telegraph Relay by Charles T. & J.N. Chester 1850s H X W X D Janet Lewis
327,945 Thomson-Houston Arc Lamp 1870s 32H x 18W x 9D *
251,235 William Wallace Plate Arc Lamp 1877 10.5H x 9W x 5.25D U.S. Patent Office
308,584 William Sawyer Incandescent Lamp (patent model) 1878 12H x 4DIA U.S. Patent Office
320,900 William Wallace Plate Arc Lamp 1877 13H x 12.5W x 3D IBM, William J. Hammer Collection
181,977 Moses Farmer Incandescent Lamp 1878 9.5H x 6DIA Sarah Farmer
251,230 Charles Brush Arc Lamp 1870s 49H x 24W x 12D U.S. Patent Office
252,655 Hiram Maxim Arc Lamp  1878 23H x 7.5DIA U.S. Patent Office
315,717 Jules Duboscq Arc Lamp 1860 19H x 9W x 9D U.S. Military Academy
252,646 Paul Jablochkoff "Candle" 1877 12.5H x 6DIA US Patent Office
181,644 William Wallace Dynamo  1877 H X W X D Coe Brass Manufacturing Company
181,717 Thomson-Houston Dynamo 1879 H X W X D General Electric Company

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Section 2: Invention
Catalog # Object Name Date Dimensions Source
310,582 Edison Bust by J. Beer, Jr., for the Phrenological Society of America 1878 H X W X D Frank Wardlow, Jr. and Frank Wardlow 
* Caveat, "Acoustic Transfer Telegraph"  10 July 1876 * *
* U.S. Patent #266,022 to Thomas Edison 1882 * *
* U.S. Patent #208,013 to Thomas Edison 1878 * *
* U.S. Patent #272,034 to Thomas Edison 1883 * *
* Assignment, Edison to Samuel Mills 23 April 1877 * *
* Document, "Case 118, Acoustic Telegraph"  16 May 1876 * *
* Preliminary Statement, "Case 118, Acoustic Telegraph" 17 August 1876 * *
* Admission of Priority, Interference case between Edison and Elisha Gray * * *
* Caveat #79, Acoustic Telegraph 10 July 1876 * *
* Assignment, Jay Gould to Atlantic & Pacific Telegraph Co. 19 July 1875 * *
252,622 Carbon-resistance telephone transmitter (patent model) 1878 H X W X D U.S. Patent Office
318,576 Improved Phonograph 1878 H X W X D Princeton University
* Notebook open to "Test Table" drawing 1880 * *
* "Notebook #3, Miscellaneous, Notes, Figures, &c" * * *
* Notebook open to page 188 - 189, "At E.M. Co." * * *
* Notebook open to "Coutinuous Alternate Current Dynamo Machines"  1882 * *
* Notebook open to page 30 -31, drawing of Johnson bevel-ring lamp 6 July 1881 * *
* Vacuum pump drawing 8 July 1880 * *
262,377 Assortment of experimental filament coatings 1879 H X W X D Mrs. George F. Barker
320,526 Assortment of experimental filaments about 1885 H X W X D IBM, William Hammer collection
* Bristol-board filaments (2) 1880 H X W X D U.S. Park Service
320,509 Bamboo filaments in a bundle 1880 H X W X D IBM, William Hammer collection
314,259 Bamboo plane  about 1881 H X W X D Vannevar Bush
* Glassblower's caliper 1880 H X W X D Corning Glass Works
* Glassblower's paddy 1880 H X W X D Corning Glass Works
310,578.01 New Years Eve Lamp 1879 H X W X D Frank Wardlow, Jr. and Frank Wardlow 
181,798 Wooden mogul-screw based Lamp, 16cp. 1880 H X W X D General Electric Co.
180,932.02 Wooden mogul-screw base socket 1880 2L x 2.75DIA. J. E. Hinds
318,629 Wooden mogul-screw based Lamp, 8cp. 1880 H X W X D Princeton University
181,799 Wooden Johnson bevel-ring lamp 1881 H X W X D General Electric Co.
180,934.02 Plaster Johnson bevel-ring lamp 1881 H X W X D J. E. Hinds
180,934.05 J. E. Hinds 1881 H X W X D IBM, William Hammer Collection
318,664 Plaster collared lamp 1881 H X W X D Princeton University
318,677 Medium-screw base with plaster insulator lamp 1884 H X W X D Princeton University
na Edison notebook pages (reproductions) August 1879 * Edison National Historic Site

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Section 3: Promotion
Catalog # Object Name Date Dimensions Source
160,081 Painting of SS Columbia * H X W X D John Roach and Son
318,717 Knife Switch  1880s 5H x 14W x 5.5D Princeton University
262,476 Edison Chemical Meter  about 1882 15H x 13.5W x 5.5 or 17D The Easton Gas & Electric Co.
331,146 Edison Ammeter 1880s 12.75H x 9.5W x 4.5D Western Union
337,118 Edison fan motor 1880s 10H x 7W x 8.5D James M. & Reathie L. McKee
314,919 Edison cable sample about 1885 23.5H x 2DIA Consolidated Edison Co., New York
314,917 Edison junction box about 1885 13H x 36W x 10D Consolidated Edison Co., New York
318,726 Wooden Knife Switch  * 11H x 12W x 5D Princeton University
318,719 Wooden Knife Switch  * 7H x 9.5W x 2D Princeton University
318,718 Wooden Knife Switch  * 7H x 11.5W x 2.5D Princeton University
328,092 Resistance Bridge 1880s 4H x 6.5DIA George C. Maynard
273,182 Rotary Switch 1880s 4H x 4W x 4D Charles H. Newton
181,754 Bergmann Rotary Switch & Cover 1887 4.5H x 5DIA George C. Maynard
309,605 Model of Pearl Street Station 1928 H X W X D The New York Edison Co.
180,944 Dynamo switch  1881 6H x 10W x 2D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,942 Dynamo switch 1881 4.5H x 5.5W x 2.5D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,943 Fuse 1881 4H x 5W x 1.5D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,946 Fuse 1881 10H x 7W x 5.5D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,934.03 Plaster Johnson Bevel-ring lamp 1881 5.25H x 2.25DIA Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,940.01 Johnson Bevel-ring socket and fixture 1881 20H x 2DIA Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,940.02 Mogul Screw-base socket and fixture 1881 18H x 2.5W x 3.5D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,941 Resistance coil 1881 14.75H x 6.5W x 7D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
180,939 Johnson Bevel-ring printer's luminaire 1881 24H x 5W x 15D Hinds, Ketchum Co.
* Luminaire with two medium screw-base sockets about 1890 11H x 14W x 11D National Park Service
10,175 Combination gas / electric luminaire  about 1890 10H x 11W x 10D National Park Service
2003.0139.01 & .02 Two converted gas luminaires with lamps about 1890 11.5H x 12.5W x 8D Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting

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Section 4: Competition
Catalog # Object Name Date Dimensions Source
327,831  Sawyer-Man lamp  1885 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
323,557 Swan lamp 1881 H x Dia. *
181,804 Edison lamp 1886 H x Dia. General Electric Co.
327,785 Edison lamp 1888 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
1997.0388.80 Westinghouse "Stopper" lamp about 1894 6.75 L x 3 DIA from General Electric Lighting Co.
1997.0388.79 Thomson-Houston Decorative lamp about 1890 5.5 L x 2.75 DIA from General Electric Co.
327,839 Sterling carbon lamp about 1900 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,830 Fostoria carbon lamp about 1900 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
318,641 Brush-Swan carbon lamp about 1885 H x Dia. Princeton University
181,980.03 Maxim carbon lamp 1881 H x Dia. Sarah J. Farmer
318,666 New Type Edison lamp about 1890 H x Dia. Princeton University
311,930 Westinghouse carbon lamp about 1890 H x Dia. Newark College of Engineering
318,674 Vitrite-Luminoid carbon lamp 1890 H x Dia. Princeton University
320,675 Columbia "USONA" carbon lamp about 1905 H x Dia. *
327,856 United Electric Improvement Co. carbon lamp about 1894 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
318,749.01 Columbia carbon lamp about 1890 5.75 L x 2.75 DIA Colgate University, Dept. of Physics & Astronomy
230,836 Phelps twist-style Hy-Lo carbon lamp about 1895 H x Dia. General Electric Co.
325,794 Perkins carbon lamp about 1890 H x Dia. Thompson Equipment Company
335,363 Peerless carbon lamp about 1890 H x Dia. Robert F. Hoke
318,634 Weston carbon lamp about 1887 H x Dia. Princeton University
311,929 Maxim carbon lamp about 1881 H x Dia. INewark College of Engineering
327,811 Ediswan carbon lamp about 1885 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
323,559 Elblight carbon lamp about 1890 H x Dia. *
318,642 Weston carbon lamp 1882 H x Dia. Princeton University
327,799 Imperial Bryan-Marsh carbon lamp about 1900 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,853 Sunbeam carbon lamp 1900 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,829 United Electric Improvement Co. lamp about 1894 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
318,607 Shelby carbon lamp  about 1905 H x Dia. Princeton University
314,289.16 Knowles carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. C. Locklin
314,289.17 Pond carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. C. Locklin
314,289.18 K&W carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. C. Locklin
327,840 McNutt carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,796 Capital carbon lamp  about 1900 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,800 Independent carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
327,792 Buckeye carbon lamp  about 1895 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
320,761 Ediswan socket  about 1890 H x Dia. IBM, William Hammer collection
327,857 United Electric Improvement Co. socket  about 1894 H x Dia. Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
320,763.02 Swan socket  about 1881 H x Dia. IBM, William Hammer collection
320,748.02 Insulite Thompson-Houston socket  about 1895 H x Dia. IBM, William Hammer collection
320,746 Westinghouse socket  about 1899 H x Dia. IBM, William Hammer collection
214,331 Nernst lamp with Westinghouse plug  1902 H x Dia. Nernst Lamp Company
* Book by Latimer: "Incandescent Electric Lighting" * * *
* C.S. 825 - "The Edison Electric Light" * * *
* C.S. 825 - "The Edison System of Incandescent Lighting" * * *
* Booklet: "Westinghouse Co. Infringements of the Edison Patents" * * *
* List of Edison "Z" dynamos" * * *
* Columbia College, lit by Edison Co. 1884 * *
* Booklet: "The United Electric Light & Power Co." * * *
* Booklet by Sprague: "Electric Lighting; Its State and Progress, 1878" 1878 * *
* Booklet: "A Warning from the Edison Electric Light Co." * * *
* Booklet: "Street Lighting by the Edison Municipal System" * * *
* Book by Johnson: "Safeguards Against Fire" * * *
* Catalog with colored drawing on cover: "The Edison Electric Light" * * *
* Book by Levey: "Electric Light Primer" about 1890 * *
* "Financial & Commercial Success of Electric Lighting" 1885 * *
* U.S. Circuit Court: "The Edison Incandescent Lamp Case"  1891 * *
* Book: "The Edison Electric System: Light and Power" (2nd Edition) * * *
* Catalog: "The Columbia Incandescent Lamp Co." * * *
* Catalog: "The Nernst Lamp" * * *
* Book: "Electric Lighting" (open to pages 18 & 19) * * *
* Catalog: "Sawyer-Man Electric Co." * * *
* Catalog: "Brush-Swan System" * * *
* Catalog: "Das Edison-Licht" * * *
* Catalog: "La Lumiere Edison" * * *
* Catalog: "The Mather System" * * *
* Catalog: "Stanley Transformer" (open to illustration on page 15)" * * *
* Catalog: "Facts About the Sprague Electric Stationary Motor" * * *
* Picture: Factory of the U.S. Electric Lighting Co., Newark, N.J. * * *
* Catalog: "Adams-Bagnall Electric," Cleveland * * *
* Catalog: "Sprague Motor Operating Elevator" (open to illustration on page 9) * * *
* Catalog: "Brush Electric Co.," Cleveland * * *
* Catalog: "Schuyler Electric Light Co." * * *
318,351 Thomson voltmeter about 1891 H x W X D Princeton University
322,811 National Electric ammeter * H x W X D State University of NY, Buffalo
318,376 Slattery ammeter * H x W X D Princeton University
313,670 Edison "Kennelly" ammeter * H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Corp.
317,692 Hartmann & Braun ammeter * H x W X D Iowa State University
319,238 Weston ammeter about 1890 H x W X D Daystrom Inc.
219,027 Thomson-Houston voltmeter about 1890 H x W X D Potomac Electric Power Co.
318,356 Thomson-Rice ammeter * H x W X D Princeton University
1979.0299.47 GE Thomson voltmeter about 1903 H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
314,968 Norton voltmeter * H x W X D E. P. Custis
318,320 Westinghouse ammeter * H x W X D Princeton University
319,443 Gardiner electro magnetic meter * H x W X D Mrs. Donald Bliss
314,411 Stanley phase-indicator ammeter * H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Corp.
313,286 Edison General Electric ammeter 1890 H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Corp.
314,459 Stanley static ground detector about 1896 H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Corp.
318,350 Ft. Wayne "Wood" Ammeter about 1890 H x W X D Princeton University
326,483 Ft. Wayne "Wood" Meter about 1895 H x W X D General Electric Co.
326,921 Biddle wattmeter about 1895 H x W X D Trinity College
336,453 Weston voltmeter about 1900 H x W X D Donald Hoke
1998.0112.01 Ft. Wayne "Wood" Voltmeter for AC about 1890 4 D x 11.5 DIA Vincent King
80538U17 Western Electric voltmeter * H x W X D National Park Service
318,301 Thomson Wattmeter  about 1887 H x W X D Princeton University
1979.0299.37 Western Electric ammeter * H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
* Interactive display with transformer, meters, and lamps * * *
311,853 Gaulard & Gibbs transformer 1883 H x W X D Westinghouse Electric Manufacturing Co.
322,808 Stanley transformer (reproduction) 1886 H x W X D *
327,571 Ferranti transformer * H x W X D Sabastian de Ferranti
318,553 Westinghouse transformer 1887 H x W X D Princeton University
1979.0299.28 Thomson watt-hour meter 1890s H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
1979.0299.67 Sangamo DC watt-hour meter 1890s H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
322,183 Westinghouse wattmeter about 1894 H x W X D Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1979.0299.29 Westinghouse wattmeter about 1889 H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
318,349? Western Electric Watthour meter 1910s H x W X D Princeton University
1979.0299.41 Stanley wattmeter 1890s H x W X D American Museum of Electricity
327,573 Ferranti generator  1883 H x W X D Sabastian de Ferranti
315,075 Brush generator 1884 H x W X D Massachusetts Institute of Technology
181,720 Thomson-Houston generator 1885 H x W X D General Electric Co.
319,260 Edison 6kw motor about 1883 H x W X D Brown University
311,854 Tesla AC motor 1888 H x W X D Westinghouse Electric Manufacturing Co.
313,044 C&C sewing machine motor 1886 H x W X D Crocker - Wheeler Electric Manufacturing Co.
320,572 Edison Z-type generator, rated at 60 lamps (52 amps at 110 volts)  about 1888 H x W X D University of Minnesota
305,262 Edison Voltmeter 1880s H x W X D Roller-Smith Company
318,332? Edison Voltmeter 1880s H x W X D Princeton University
318,707 Edison porcelain junction-box 1880s 4H x 7W x 4D Princeton University
314,474 Edison Bergmann ammeter 1880s H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Company
79672R03 circuit breaker 1880s H x W X D *
79672R06 circuit breaker 1880s H x W X D *
79672R07 single-throw, double-pole switch 1880s H x W X D *
205,604? Rheostat (Edison Type) 1880s H x W X D *
318,252 Westinghouse single-phase generator (220 volts, 40 amps) about 1888 H x W X D Cornell University
322,556 Exciter generator 1880s H x W X D Princeton University
313,277 Westinghouse Voltmeter 1890s 17H x 10W x 5D Princeton University
325,383 Westinghouse Voltmeter 1890s 17H x 10W x 5D Drexel University
318,702.01 Fuse (Westinghouse System) 1890s H x W X D Princeton University
318,702.02 Fuse (Westinghouse System) 1880s H x W X D Princeton University
79672R16 single-throw, single-pole switch 1890s H x W X D Princeton University
79672R17 single-throw, single-pole switch 1890s H x W X D Princeton University
313,283 Westinghouse Ammeter 1880s 15H x 11W x 5D Weston Corporation
79672R19 Wirt patent rheostat 1890s H x W X D *
79672R18 double-throw, double-pole switch 1890s H x W X D *

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Section 5: Consequences
Catalog # Object Name Date Dimensions Source
322,844 Westinghouse dynamo nameplate 1897 H x W X D Niagara - Mohawk Power Co.
prop Power Station generator model  1978 H x W X D NMAH Construction
315,850 Power Station turbine model  1892 H x W X D Niagara - Mohawk Power Co.
320,523 cable section 1895 H x W X D IBM [Hammer collection]
318,344 porcelain insulator 1895 H x W X D *
81592U03 Carborundum sample * H x W X D Mrs. Edward Acheson
* Carborundum sample-wheel on card * H x W X D *
51690.01 Aluminum sample - face * H x W X D Pittsburgh Reduction Co.
51690.02 Aluminum sample - owl * H x W X D Pittsburgh Reduction Co.
51629 Aluminum sample - ingot * H x W X D Pittsburgh Reduction Co.
51679 Aluminum sample - "faucet handles" * H x W X D Pittsburgh Reduction Co.
51688 Aluminum sample - sheet * H x W X D Pittsburgh Reduction Co.
* Booklet: "The Wonders of Niagara" * * Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, NMAH
* Ink-blotter and advertisement: "Triscuit" * * Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, NMAH
* Two ink-blotters and advertisement: "Shredded Wheat" * * Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, NMAH
330,999 General Electric Heater about 1893 18H x 18W x 8D Phillip Klien
330,997 Hoover vacuum cleaner 1908 H x W X D The Hoover Company
330,712 American Electrical Heater tea kettle 1904 H x W X D Lawrence R. Friel
1991.0410.02 Spot Reducer massager * 3.5 L x 3.5 W x 6 H Bernard S. Finn
333,893 Egg-stirrer * 10 H x 6 DIA x  Alfred T. Giller
330,718 Manning Bowman cigar lighter 1911 H x W X D Mrs. Walter Lindquist
1990.3115.01 Cigar lighter figurene * 7 L x 2.25 W x 4.5 H Bernard S. Finn
330,714 Shaving mug 1914 H x W X D LeRoy Halsey
330,721 Daniel Woodhead glue pot * H x W X D Thomas J. Kliminiski
314,346 Appliance wattmeter * H x W X D Weston Electrical Instrument Co.
1989.0643.02 Weller soldering-iron prototype 1941 H x W X D Carl Weller
330,665 GE Hotpoint heating pad * H x W X D General Electric Co.
1990.0401.01 Kimco electric socks * 9 L x 6.5 W x 4 H Bernard S. Finn
330,770 Simplex waffle iron about 1910 H x W X D Mrs. Ted Bussman
1979.1044.02 Universal kitchen set 1926 13 L x 9.5 W x 9 H Marabeth S. Finn
329,791 Iron 1906 H x W X D *
330,776 Marshmallow toaster about 1909 H x W X D Mr. and Mrs. Samuel F. Hunter
1991.0410.03 Kenmore hair-dryer about 1949 7.5 L x 4 W x 9 H Bernard S. Finn
330,647 Curtis & Crocker fan 1886 H x W X D Chicago Museum of Science & Industry
330,673 General Electric fan about 1892 H x W X D General Electric Company
328,749 Edison Electric fan 1880s H x W X D Dept. of Physics, Amherst College
1997.0387.25 and .26 Hunter ceiling fans (2) about 1897 H x W X D Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting
1979.1044.01 Lyhne Desk Lamp about 1911 H x W X D Marabeth S. Finn
70.0037 "Solar" lamp converted to electricity (with small shade) about 1920 13 H x 7 DIA  Clara B. Blackmar
65.0180 Kerosene lamp converted to electricity (with bird shade) about 1920 21.5 H x 11 DIA Mrs. Fielding Pope Meigs
2003.0139.05 1840s gas lighting fixture converted to electricity around 1895 about 1895 H x W X D Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting
2003.0139.03 & .04 Combination electric and gas lighting fixtures about 1895 H x W X D Mt. Vernon Museum of Incandescent Lighting
1981.0595.02 Wall-mounted sconce about 1920 15 H x 7 W x 4.5 D *
1991.0837.01 "Watchdog Nite-Lite" about 1950 6 L x 6.25 H x 3.5 W *
1995.0340.01 Sign from U. S. Patent Office * 18 L x 9 W x 2.5 H Robert C. Reed
1992.0284.02 Rambusch church wall-fixture 18 L x 16.5 W x 4 H Rambusch
1992.0284.01 Rambusch church wall-fixture about 1908 14.5 L x 11 W x 1/16 [1] H Rambusch
1990.0136.02 Table lamp with Emeralite shade 1907 20 H x 12 DIA
* Flashlights about 1940 H x W X D Eveready Battery Co.
1994.0219.01 Ever Ready Flashlight Cane  about 1910 H x W X D Lawrence N. Ravick
350,649 Electric Table lamp about 1910 14 H x 5 W x  Miss M.H. Avery
x-93-1 Photographic pendant lamp about 1899 16 H x 16 DIA (prop)
1992.0284.03 Rambusch ceiling fixture about 1939 27 L x 27 DIA Rambusch
329,287 General Electric model D-12 toaster 1910s H x W X D *
334,586 Universal model E945 toaster about 1920 7.5 L x 4.25 W x 9.5 H Edmond Chenette
1991.0001.01 Universal / LFC model E9410 toaster about 1928 14cm D x 21.5 W x 22 H gift of Richard J. & Fannie V. Beall
1992.0338.19 Waters-Genter model 1A1 toaster about 1926 12cm D x 26 W x 19 H Gift of Joyce Barth & Florence E. Scuderi from the Belford Giberson Collection
1992.0338.28 Universal / LFC model E7212F toaster about 1930 7.5 L x 5 W x 8 H Gift of Joyce Barth & Florence E. Scuderi from the Belford Giberson Collection
336,530 Sunbeam model B toaster about 1925 12 L x 7 W x 5 H from Mr. & Mrs. Harry Failing
1992.0338.02 Estate Electric model 77 toaster about 1925 7.5 L x 7.5 W x 7 H Gift of Joyce Barth & Florence E. Scuderi from the Belford Giberson Collection
1988.0227.1A Toast-O-Lator model J toaster about 1940 30cm L x 11.5 W x 24.5 H *
8010 T.A. Edison "Edicraft" toaster about 1929 12 L x 6.5 W x 8 H from the National Park Service
1987.0368.01 Toastmaster model 1A5 toaster about 1950 10 L x 4.5 W x 7 H Bernard S. Finn
1992.0338.04 Universal / LFC model E7222 toaster about 1925 13cm D x 21.2 W x 20 H Gift of Joyce Barth & Florence E. Scuderi from the Belford Giberson Collection
MN7891-A Electric coal-cutter * H x W X D Jeffrey Manufacturing Co
1980.0405.01 AC control board * H x W X D Consolidated Edison Co. of New York, Inc.
1980.0405.04 Group switch and circuit breakers * H x W X D Consolidated Edison Co. of New York, Inc.
1980.0405.03 DC feeder selector switch assembly * H x W X D Consolidated Edison Co. of New York, Inc.
1998.0162.01 Elevator 1902 H x W X D Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Decorative Arts & Design
321,385 Westinghouse street-car controller 1910 * Robert M. Vogel

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