Mr. Edison's Laboratory with "Air Conditioned Vault" on Right - Fort Myers, Fla.

Date:
C. 1951

Early view of the exterior of the EBRC lab and adjacent vault building, used to store chemicals.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.038

Orchid Lane, Thomas Edison Winter Home, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1967

Image depicts Orchid Lane behind Seminole Lodge, highlighting colorful flowers and botanicals.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.037

The Late Thomas A. Edison at Telegraph Key on his 83rd Birthday, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1935

A heavily colorized image of Edison circa 1930 posed with a telegraph key.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.036

Sally Jordan Boarding House, of Menlo Park, Dearborn, Mich.

Date:
C. 1940

A sweeping view of the boarding house in Menlo Park (now located in Dearborn, MI) which housed Edison and some of his employees for a time.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.035.1

Henry Ford and Thomas A. Edison

Date:
C. 1940

Ford leans close to speak into Edison's "good ear", which had only about 90% hearing loss (he was completely deaf in the other ear).

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.034.1

Edison Botanical Research Laboratory

Date:
C. 1990

A modern photograph of the interior of the Edison Botanical Research Lab.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.033

Gold-Plated Phonograph - Edison Museum, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1980

A phonograph on display is depicted in front of the wall of phonographs in the museum.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.032

Laboratory Office just as Mr. Edison left it in 1931 - Thomas A. Edison Winter Home - Fort Myers, Fla.

Date:
C. 1951

A low contrast image of Edison's EBRC lab office "just as he left it," including two phonographs.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.031.1

Ford Winter Estate - Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1980

The Ford Winter Estate and surrounding palms are shown here.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.030

Edison's Menlo Park Laboratory, Dearborn, Mich.

Date:
C. 1940

Photograph of Edison's Menlo Park Laboratory where it stands today in Dearborn MI.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.028