This folder contains correspondence, reports, and other documents relating to the organization and operation of Edison illuminating companies. Included are letters pertaining to the financial status of the Edison Electric Light Co. of Philadelphia; the capital stock of the Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of Mt. Carmel, Pa.; and efforts by the Chicago Edison Co. to acquire a recording meter designed by Edison. There is also correspondence regarding the issuance of bonds by the Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of N. Y. and monthly statements showing comparative earnings, expenses, and other statistics for the years 1891-1893.
All of the documents have been selected. Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.