"Edison's paper carbon lamp."—E. Benjamin Andrews 1895

Carbon Lamp

"Edison's paper carbon lamp."—E. Benjamin Andrews 1895

A frame with branches to hold a number of lights for the purpose of illumination.

Chandelier

A frame with branches to hold a number of lights for the purpose of illumination.

Incandescent lamps for exploring.

Lamps

Incandescent lamps for exploring.

"Edison's Platinum Lamp on column support, 1879."—E. Benjamin Andrews 1895

Platinum Lamp

"Edison's Platinum Lamp on column support, 1879."—E. Benjamin Andrews 1895

A lamp surrounded with a cylinder of wire gauze, to give light in mines, without the danger of setting fire to inflammable gases.

Safety-lamp

A lamp surrounded with a cylinder of wire gauze, to give light in mines, without the danger of setting…