This episode of the four-part documentary series highlights how electricity became a part of every American's life. After 1880, Thomas Edison launched the electric-lighting era, and power plants spread to cities. Few private utilities wired rural areas, citing its cost. But if private firms ref...
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New York, N.Y. :
Films Media Group,
1 streaming video file (60 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Great projects, the building of America.