This folder contains correspondence and other documents concerning Edison’s friendship and collaboration with industrialist Henry Ford. Included are letters pertaining to Edison’s automobile trip to western Ontario and correspondence with Edsel Ford relating to hydrocarbon gases and acetylene.
Approximately 30 percent of the documents have been selected. The unselected material consists primarily of requests for introductions to Ford.
Documents relating to Ford can also be found in E-14-23 (Cigarettes), E-14-68 (Personal), and other folders in the Edison General File. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.