Thomas A. Edison & Lula Van Noy, New Jersey

Updated Mar 31, 2021
Harry Van Noy shared a photo
on Feb 27, 2013 7:37 PM
Taken by Harry W. Van Noy, at the Edison Estate.

Thomas Alva Edison (1847 - 1931) was a well-known inventor and perhaps even a better businessman. He had 1,093 patents in the United States and many patents in Europe. But he not only had patents, he focused on mass production of his inventions and bringing them to the population at large (the light bulb, phonograph, and movie camera, for instance). His most famous quote is "Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration." And he certainly proved that!
Date & Place: at Edison Estate in Florida United States of America


AncientFaces commented on Mar 31, 2021
Lula Van Noy visiting Thomas A Edison at his Florida estate. Edison had 1,093 patents in the US - yes, he was an inventor but he was a really good businessman too.This is a Van Noy family photo.
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