|提及的人：||Thomas A Edison; George Westinghouse|
Matthew Collins; John Walter; David G McCullough; Elevator Pictures (Firm); WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); WGBH Educational Foundation.; PBS Video.
|语言注释：||Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.|
|注意：||Videocassette release of a documentary originally shown in 1995 on the television show: The American experience.|
|制作人员：||Director of photography, Andrew Moore ; editor, John Walter ; original music, Robert Miller ; narrator, Peter Coyote.|
|演员：||Host, David McCullough.|
|描述：||1 videocassette (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.|
|其他题名：||American experience (Television program)|
|责任：||WGBH Educational Foundation ; an Elevator Pictures, Inc. film for the American Experience ; WGBH, Boston ; producer, Matthew Collins ; director, John Walter ; written by Matthew Collins and John Walter.|
Discusses Thomas Edison's invention of the light bulb and his subsequent battle with George Westinghouse over the type of electric current to be used. Traces his development of the electric industry and the launching of the Edison General Electric Company.