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Teaching Activities--Locating the Site

Map 2: Edison's Laboratory Complex, 1887.

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(Edison National Historic Site)

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Historical Context

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1. What were the different buildings used for? Why do you think there are so many different facilities?

2. What do you think is the purpose for the arrangement of the buildings? What is gained by having the buildings clustered rather than in one long row?

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