This folder contains correspondence and other documents relating to books sent to Edison or ordered by him. The correspondents for 1913 include cartoonist Bud Fisher, creator of Mutt and Jeff, and Delos F. Wilcox, a franchise and public utility expert. Also included is a letter from Marshall B. Gordon, who proposed a version of the hollow earth theory in A Journey to the Earth's Interior, which he sent to Edison.
Approximately 20 percent of the documents have been selected. The material not selected consists of routine orders, letters of transmittal, and unsolicited correspondence. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.