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“Ask the Curator”

Posted by Edison Ford Winter Estates On January 1st

Wednesdays – 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Special guests and experts will be featured in many of the presentations:

  • sialiaJanuary 6 – Truck Talk Learn more about the rare 1917 Ford Model TT Truck, a vehicle which buyers could custom tailor to their own needs; with special guest Automotive Curator James Moss.
  • January 13 – Yachting with the Fords Both Henry Ford and Thomas Edison enjoyed boating. Explore the history of Ford’s remarkable Sialia, featuring a scale replica of
    the yacht from the Estate’s collection.
  • electric penJanuary 20 – Edison’s Electric Pen Did you know that this early Edison invention inspired innovations as diverse as the tattoo gun and early copying machines, such as the mimeograph?
  • January 27 – Searching for Rubber In celebration of the upcoming opening of the exhibit Edison & Rubber, a Scientific Quest, a discussion of the significance of laboratory equipment will be held.

Cost: Edison Ford Members FREE; non-members Museum and Lab ticket.

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