This folder contains correspondence and other documents relating to Edison's involvement in electric railways. Some of the documents pertain to the acquisition of the Sprague Electric Railway and Motor Co. by the Edison General Electric Co. and to related stock transfers involving Edison. There are also two reports dealing with the financial condition of the Sprague company.
Approximately 60 percent of the documents have been selected. The following categories of documents have not been selected: meeting announcements; letters of transmittal; requests for information about Sprague products.
Related material can be found in D-89-38 (Electric Light - Edison General Electric Co.). Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.