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History

Time period:

1878-1904

From Inspiration to Industry

From the invention of the first practical incandescent light bulb to building America’s first Central Power Station, the GE tradition of life-changing innovations was underway. With power and light, GE provided the basis of modern life, quickly redefining everything from the length of the day to our knowledge of the human body through the development of the first X-ray machine.

  • GE Monogram
    1892
  • GE Monogram
    1900