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Unformatted text preview: DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTISITY z WOODS RAILWAY TELEGRAPH COMPANY- CINCINNATI, OHIO LEWIS LATIMER z “LIKE THE LIGHT OF THE SUN IT BEAUTIFIES ALLTHINGS ON WHICH IT SHINES, AND IS NO LESS WELCOME IN THE PALACE THAN IN THE HUMBLEST HOME ” LIFE z Member of Edison Pioneers(group of distinguished scientists and inventors who worked for Edison) z joined navy at age 15- discharged in 1865 z Crosby and Gould(Patent Office)-learned to draft FILAMENT z Electric lamp with cheap filament z helped Edison light up the world z “Incandescent Electric Lighting”-book which was a guide for lighting engineers...
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- Spring '09
- Incandescent light bulb, Granville T. Woods, Elijah McCoy