On April 15, 1886, the Edison Illuminating Company of Detroit was organized. Her…

On April 15, 1886, the Edison Illuminating Company of Detroit was organized. Here, seven workers are shown using a manual winch with rope to lay some of the city’s first electrical cables, possibly on Fort Street, circa 1898.




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