Nikola Tesla collection (copy)


Date: Circa 1887-1894 | Size: 0.5 Linear feet


Photocopies of patent materials from the National Archives.

Background note

Nikola Tesla, an inventor and a mechanical and electrical engineer, is frequently cited as one of the most important contributors to the birth of commercial electricity; he is best known for his many revolutionary developments in the field of electromagnetism in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Collection Information


112 p.

David J. Rhees, gift.

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