This folder contains correspondence from Edison's friends and acquaintances. Some of the letters contain reminiscences about Edison's childhood and early career in telegraphy. Among the correspondents for 1912 are longtime Edison associate Edward H. Johnson and Ohio politician Myron Herrick. A few documents relate to Edison's trip to Chicago in January 1912 and a luncheon given in his honor by Samuel Insull.
All of the documents have been selected. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.