Thomas Edison Inventions Pictures. Thomas Alva Edison 1847 1931 was an American inventor who had a major and long lasting impact on how the world progressed in the late 19th and 20th century especially in the fields of electric power generation mass communication sound recording and motion pictures. No higher resolution available.
Though he hadnt done the inventing. Most of this work was performed by Edisons assistant William Kennedy Laurie Dickson beginning in 1888. At that point the American movie business exploded and it had Edisons name plastered all over it.
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Thomas Edisons Motion Picture. 47091 - Replica - Thomas Edison. Edisons experimental motion pictures were first publicly exhibited on May 9 1893 at the Brooklyn Institute. Edisons laboratory was responsible for the invention of the Kinetograph a motion picture camera and the Kinetoscope a peep-hole motion picture viewer.