Thomas Edison

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Touring Henry Ford’s Past

Richard Snow worked at American Heritage for nearly forty years, the last 18 of them as editor-in-chief. He has written several books, the most recent being I Invented the Modern Age: The Rise of Henry Ford.


John Lutz of VIA Motors speaks with a hologram of Thomas Edison about electric cars at the 2013 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan, on January 14, 2013. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Thomas Edison Hologram Makes Auto Show Appearance

Past met present at the auto show Monday when a holographic image of Thomas Edison was used to promote vehicles from electric truck and van maker VIA Motors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/15/2013

Greenfield Village

Greenfield Village: A Michigan Staycation Destination

Blogger Vicki Briganti steps back in time inside Greenfield Village and loses herself in the fascinating lives of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison.

CBS 62–06/14/2012


State Approves Film Incentives For History TV Show

The Michigan Film Office announced today that an episode of the TV series “The Rusty Bucket Kids: Hunting History’s Heroes” has been approved for a film incentive from the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2012

Meet The Man Behind The Light Bulb

If you have a future inventor in your house, you may want to feed that imagination with a trip to the Henry Ford.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2011