September 02, 2014
All aboard for history! A summer intern here at the park discusses Thomas Edison’s involvement with the railroads and electric trains. He explains how Edison’s inspiration for many of his future inventions could have been attributed to his involvement with the railroads. Read this post to stay on track.
September 09, 2013
In this final installment, Nick and Evan tell some of the more interesting stories from the 1914 fire, including Mina's efforts as well as the reaction from some of Edison's more famous contemporaries.
August 08, 2013
This blog post, written by our two high school interns Nick & Evan, covers the story behind Edison's Fire Companies as well as the sequence of events surrounding the fire here at the complex on December 9, 1914.
July 24, 2013
The first post of a new series, Nick and Evan discuss how their project came into being and what the early processes have been like thus far.
July 18, 2013
This post features two new interns who recently joined the Curatorial and Interpretation Divisions and how they became interested in learning more about Thomas Edison!