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Arguably the most important invention of the late 19th century was Thomas Edison’s incandescent light bulb. The Age of Edison explains how the light bulb became a catalyst for the nation’s transformation from a rural to an urban-dominated culture.

Ernest Freeburg is a Distinguished Professor of Humanities at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and is the author of several books bridging the 19th and 20th centuries.

Reservations are Required.

The Filson Historical Society Ferguson Mansion
1310 S. Third Street
Louisville, KY -

Phone: 502-635-5083
Price: -