Thomas Edison Autograph

Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices in fields such as electric power generation, mass communication, sound recording, and motion pictures. These inventions, which include the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and early versions of the electric light bulb, have had a widespread impact on the modern industrialized world. He was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of organized science and teamwork to the process of invention, working with many researchers and employees. He established the first industrial research laboratory. More about Thomas Edison

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Current items with a signature of Thomas Edison

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thumbnail2014 Leaf Executive Thomas Edison Cut Auto Signed Check 1/1 PSA DNA JSA BECKETT$3999.99logo
thumbnailFEB 1921 THOMAS EDISON HAND SIGNED PERSONAL CHECK PROMISSORY NOTE AUTO PSA/DNA$2750.00logo
thumbnailFrank MacFarlane Burnet Signed Letter / Nobel Physics Autographed /Thomas Edison$139.00logo
thumbnailThomas Edison Autograph American Relief Administration RUSSIA Letter PSA / DNA$799.99logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON SIGNED AUTO AUTOGRAPH RAILROAD TRAIN TICKET SEPT 20, 1930 JSA/DNA$2149.00logo
thumbnailThomas Edison Signed Photo Cut 8x10 Autograph Collage Inventor PSA/DNA Framed$2499.99logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON ~ SIGNED/AUTOGRAPHED 1920s BUSINESS CHECK - WALT DISNEY ELON MUSK$6999.00logo
Edison was raised in the American Midwest. Early in his career he worked as a telegraph operator, which inspired some of his earliest inventions. In 1876, he established his first laboratory facility in Menlo Park, New Jersey, where many of his early inventions were developed. He later established a botanical laboratory in Fort Myers, Florida, in collaboration with businessmen Henry Ford and Harvey S. Firestone, and a laboratory in West Orange, New Jersey, that featured the world's first film studio, the Black Maria. With 1,093 US patents in his name, as well as patents in other countries, Edison is regarded as the most prolific inventor in American history. Edison married twice and fathered six children. He died in 1931 due to complications from diabetes.

Thomas Edison was born in 1847 in Milan, Ohio, but grew up in Port Huron, Michigan, after the family moved there in 1854. He was the seventh and last child of Samuel Ogden Edison Jr. (1804–1896, born in Marshalltown, Nova Scotia) and Nancy Matthews Elliott (1810–1871, born in Chenango County, New York). His patrilineal family line was Dutch by way of New Jersey; the surname had originally been "Edeson". Read even more about Thomas Edison at Wikipedia

Traded items with a signature of Thomas Edison

In total, we tracked 461 items since 01/01/2008. The chart below shows the trade volume over time.

The most expensive item with a signature of Thomas Edison (Thomas Edison Signed Hand Written Letter BGS BAS Beckett Slabbed Autographed) was sold in February 2020 for $9999.99 while the cheapest item (2022 Doctor Who Series 11 & 12 Autograph Robert Glenister as Thomas Edison auto) found a new owner for $0.99 in February 2023. The month with the most items sold (8) was February 2017 with an average selling price of $895.00 for an autographed item of Thomas Edison. Sold items reached their highest average selling price in February 2008 with $9000.00 and the month that saw the lowest prices with $2.99 was September 2022. In average, an autographed item from Thomas Edison is worth $615.00.

Most recently, these items with a signature of Thomas Edison were sold on eBay - click here for more items.

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thumbnail2022 Doctor Who Series 11 & 12 - ROBERT GLENISTER as Thomas Edison - AUTOGRAPH$12.68logo
thumbnail2022 Doctor Who Series 11&12 ROBERT GLENISTER as THOMAS EDISON - AUTOGRAPH Auto$6.92logo
thumbnailThomas Edison #2 Art Card Limited 17/50 Edward Vela Signed (- -)$3.99logo
thumbnailThomas Edison #2 Art Card Limited 18/50 Edward Vela Signed (- -)$4.99logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON * JSA LOA * Signed Promissory Check Autograph * Umbrella Signature$1350.00logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON * PSA/DNA * Large Umbrella Cut Signature Autograph Signed Slab.$2495.00logo
thumbnailThomas Edison 1923 Signed Letter Rare PAGES Handwritten Lab Notes Historical TLS$338.00logo
thumbnailThomas Edison Art Card Limited 47/50 Edward Vela Signed (- -)$8.59logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON SIGNED CHECK, HENRY FORD, HARVEY FIRESTONE, RUBBER, SCIENCE$2850.00logo
thumbnailTHOMAS EDISON SIGNED PHOTO W/ JSA LOA ( AUTOGRAPH / SIGNATURE )$2950.00logo

Latest News about Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison EnergySmart robotics teams members advance in state competitions (01/24/19): Student and school news from Middlesex and Union counties and beyond

NanoMech Announced as Winner of 2019 Edison Award with AtomOil® (01/24/19): Get the latest San Diego news. CBS News 8 is the local source for San Diego breaking news, top stories, weather, traffic, sports, entertainment and more.

N.J. bill to name Thomas Edison as official 'state inventor' inspired by Hopewel (04/04/15): Rory Danieluk, Dylan Kalina, Zoe Kitson and Emma Smith decided to designate Thomas Alva Edison as the official state inventor Go to news article

Can you pass Thomas Edison's intelligence test? Can anybody? (03/13/15): Here are 11 of the questions. Keep in mind, the correct answers relate to the world of 1921. Go to news article

Take The Intelligence Test That Thomas Edison Gave to Job Seekers (03/12/15): Today tech companies are infamous for asking silly questions at job interviews. How would I move Mount Fuji? If I knew that I probably wouldn't be sitting here for this job interview, would I, Microsoft ? Read more... Go to news article

Older News Stories about Thomas Edison

Can you pass Thomas Edison's intelligence test? Can anybody? (03/2015): Here are 11 of the questions. Keep in mind, the correct answers relate to the world of 1921. Go to news article

Simulator puts Thomas Edison State College nursing students face-to-face with vi (02/2015): The school has implemented a simulation that allows students who take online classes at Thomas Edison to work on their critical thinking skills in a virtual hospital situation. Go to news article

Electrical fire quickly extinguished at Thomas Edison Middle School; students sa (01/2015): MERIDEN — Firefighters responded to a small electrical fire in the gymnasium of Thomas Edison Middle School Thursday morning. The fire was reported at the school, located at 1355 N. Broad St., around 8:45 a.m., and was extinguished minutes later. It started in a light fixture in the gymnasium.

December 31 in history: Thomas Edison gave 1st public demo of light bulb in 1879 (12/2014): Bengaluru, Dec 31: Today is Wednesday, December 31, 2014. What happened on this day in history? Oneindia takes a look at the past: [December 30 in history] 1706: Founder of Pondichery Francois Martin died. 1738: Lord Charles Cornwallis, the

Thomas Edison Charter School donates over a ton of canned goods to Cache Communi (11/2014): Welcome to the Herald Journal! Special price!

Thomas Edison State College Partners with Saylor Academy’s Earn College Credit P (10/2014): Students can earn up to 34 credits without paying course tuition that can be transferred and applied to an undergraduate degree at Thomas Edison State College, based on the college

Mark Twain: the only film footage -- and Thomas Edison shot it (09/2014): Edison and Twain were friends and neighbors. Go to news article

Henry Ford, Thomas Edison star at Nankin Mills benefit (08/2014): Two famous individuals will be stopping by Nankin Mills on Sept 5.

Galway Hurdle first for JP as Thomas Edison lights up Ballybrit (07/2014): J P McManus enjoyed his first success in the Guinness Galway Hurdle when the Tony Martin-trained Thomas Edison stormed away with the fiercely competitive - at least in theory - major handicap at Ballybrit yesterday.

This Cognitive Tool Helped Thomas Edison Discover His Inventions (06/2014): Back in 1887, Thomas Edison and his crew...

Thomas Edison and the Cult of Sleep Deprivation (05/2014): The man who gave us the incandescent light bulb thought we should never turn out the lights at all.

Albertina Kerr, Lines for Life, Thomas Edison High, Our House, ALS Association: (04/2014): ALBERTINA KERR Albertina Kerr’s February 28 gala dinner and auction, “Spotlight on Kerr: 80s Prom,” drew 287 guests to Montgomery Park. Kim Borton, Mary Beth Butkovic, Kirsten Chambers, Kathryn Hile, and Anton Oehlert co-chaired the event, which raised $146,520, including... Go to news article

Thomas Edison north campus closing early due to unexpected power outage (03/2014): Welcome to the Herald Journal! Special price!

Genius Brands International Starts Production on the New Adventure Series, "Thom (02/2014): Genius Brands International, Inc. , a global brand management company dedicated to providing entertaining and enriching 'content with a purpose' for toddlers to tweens, announces the start of production ...

Linda Jo Scott column: Book has great admiration for Thomas Edison (01/2014): We Michigan folks should be especially proud of Thomas Edison, for he lived in Port Huron for most of his childhood.

Thomas Edison State College's long-time president on the importance of education (12/2013): George Pruitt, who has been at the helm of Thomas Edison State College for 31 years, said he draws much of his inspiration about education from Thomas Jefferson.

Thomas Edison eighth-grader earns highest possible score on ACT preparatory exam (11/2013): Welcome to the Herald Journal! Special price!

DRUCKENMILLER: Google Has The 'Greatest Business Model' In America And Larry Pag (10/2013): Stanley Druckenmiller, the billionaire manager...

Thomas Edison State College graduates a record class of 3,380 (09/2013): Loading headlines... Loading headlines... Loading headlines...

Thomas Edison State College unveils new nursing simulation lab in Trenton (08/2013): The facility is located directly behind Kuser Mansion’s main building, which was renovated more than two years ago.

Ben Stiller to direct Thomas Edison biopic? (07/2013): Ben Stiller may direct a biopic about inventor Thomas Edison.The 'Zoolander' actor-and-director is being eyed to helm 'The Current War', which would...

Thomas Edison High School Class of 2013 (06/2013): Elmira Free Academy held its graduation Friday night at First Arena in Elmira. - 6:59 pm

Nikola Tesla: Thomas Edison rival a rising star (05/2013): New Jersey Gov. - 1:43 am A police officer's thumb was broken as he subdued a suspect who was accused of stealing from Home... - 6:36 pm

Ret. 1st Sgt. Thomas Edison Beckworth (04/2013): He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma Jean Waters Beckworth and a daughter, Brenda B. Raynor.

Scene and heard: Oregon Episcopal School, Thomas Edison High School and more (03/2013): This week's Scene and Heard includes Oregon Episcopal School, Thomas Edison High School, Catholic Charities and Catlin Gabel School. Go to news article

Thomas Edison State College Pioneers Alternative Paths (02/2013): There are almost as many routes to a degree as there are students at Thomas Edison, which has offered adults higher-education alternatives since 1972.

Thomas Edison State College president suprised by criticism of Trenton land deal (01/2013): Council is expected to vote on the ordinance transferring the city-owned property to Thomas Edison State College on Feb. 7. Go to news article

Police talk down suicidal man who climbed water tower near Thomas Edison nationa (12/2012): “This was obviously an extremely tense situation,” West Orange Police Capt. Michael Corcoran said Go to news article

Thomas Edison’s Phonograph (11/2012): On November 21, 1877, the world was introduced to the the first sound recording machine, the phonograph.

Thomas Edison State College in Trenton works to help veterans navigate school (10/2012): Because many veterans have a hard time finding jobs in the civilian world, many go to college to take advantage of the post-9/11 GI Bill, said Louis Martini, Thomas Edison State College director of military and veteran education. Go to news article

Thousands pick over pieces of Thomas Edison Inn (09/2012): Thousands of people have been through the former Thomas Edison Inn to buy everything ranging from brass lamps to bar booths.

Want to be successful? Think like Thomas Edison (08/2012): Not big on formal education qualifications, the American inventor looked for people with open minds and lots of curiosity! Go to news article

Not CD, not vinyl, but wax: Musicians use old-time method to record at Thomas Ed (07/2012): A Chicago punk-rock marching band came to the Thomas Edison National Historical Park to record a musical performance to wax, and to do it just as the Wizard of Menlo Park himself might have Go to news article