This folder contains correspondence, agreements, and other documents relating to the business of the Edison Electric Light Co. A few of the documents deal with Edison's successful struggle to win control of the company. Some of the documents concern the reorganization of the Thomas A. Edison Construction Department. Much of the correspondence is by Sherburne B. Eaton, president of the Edison Electric Light Co. Related material can be found in the Edison Electric Light Co. Bulletins (Company Records Series).
Approximately 80 percent of the documents have been selected. The following categories of documents have not been selected: routine intraoffice communications; routine correspondence concerning shipments; duplicate copies of selected documents. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.