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American Experience

A Day with Thomas A. Edison

In 1922, a film crew came to West Orange, NJ to document Thomas Edison's typical day.

A Day with Thomas A. Edison

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Annie Oakley's Moving Picture

In 1894 Annie Oakley helped Thomas Edison with an experiment.

Annie Oakley's Moving Picture

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Electrifying Manhattan

Edison and team work to electrify Lower Manhattan in 1881. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

Electrifying Manhattan

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Edison and Competition

Thomas Edison saw competition as an essential part of invention. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS

Edison and Competition

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American Experience

Beyond the Doc: Edison's Inventions

Go Beyond the Doc to learn about Thomas Edison's lesser-known inventions.

Beyond the Doc: Edison's Inventions

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The Kinetoscope

Edison's kinetoscope was a novelty not to be missed. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

The Kinetoscope

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The Black Maria

Edison tests his new motion picture camera. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

The Black Maria

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Edison Preview

The story of the Father of Invention. Premieres January 27, 2015 on PBS.

Edison Preview

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Edison's Electric Light

Edison unveiled his electric light on New Year's Eve 1879. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

Edison's Electric Light

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The Phonograph

Edison's phonograph was a sensation. Premiering Jan. 27 on PBS.

The Phonograph

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Edison, Chapter 1

Before he was a legendary inventor, Thomas Edison was a telegraph operator.

Edison, Chapter 1