This folder contains correspondence and other documents by and about Edison's family. Included are items relating to the death and funeral arrangements of Edison's father, Samuel. Other letters pertain to the monthly financial allowance to Edison's daughter, Marion Edison Oeser. There are also two letters by Thomas A. Edison, Jr., regarding his business and personal affairs.
Approximately 60 percent of the documents have been selected. The following categories of documents have not been selected: routine receipts from J.P. Morgan & Co. concerning Marion's monthly stipend; personal correspondence from Rose V. Conway of Dresden, Germany, to Thomas A. Edison, Jr.; duplicate copies of selected items. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.