This folder contains correspondence, reports, essays, and other documents relating to the business of the Edison Electric Light Co. Much of the correspondence is by Sherburne B. Eaton, vice president and general manager of the company; by Calvin Goddard, secretary; and by Grosvenor P. Lowrey, Edison's legal advisor. Included also is a memorandum by Edward H. Johnson, entitled "Edison electric light stock considered as a speculative holding for the ensuing quarter."
Approximately 60 percent of the documents have been selected. The following categories of documents have not been selected: routine notices for meetings of the board of directors; form letters; bills and receipts. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.