https://www.nps.gov/edis/learn/kidsyouth/the-electric-light-system-phonograph-motion-pictures.htm

Feb 26, 2015 ... Thomas Alva Edison did not invent the first light bulb. Surprised? ... Light switches, electric meters, wiring--all these had to be invented too.

https://www.instituteforenergyresearch.org/history-electricity/

Electricity Becomes Politicized ... public utility regulation was the best way to provide low-cost power and ...

https://livinghistoryfarm.org/farminginthe30s/life_08.html

If you lived in town in the 1930s, your house had probably electricity. In town, families ... But if you lived in a farmhouse in the country, you did not have electricity.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_electric_power_transmission

The tools and means of moving electricity far from where it is generated date back to the late .... The only difference was the commodity being delivered was electricity, not .... By using common generating plants for every type of load, important ...

http://www.thehistoricalarchive.com/happenings/57/the-history-of-electricity-a-timeline/

Feb 13, 2007 ... California Electric Light Company, Inc. in San Fransicso was the first ... 1921 Lakeside Power Plant in Wisconsin becomes the world's first ...

https://www.quora.com/At-what-point-did-electricity-become-commonplace-in-English-homes-and-how-would-it-have-been-installed-and-used-Would-they-have-used-light-switches-as-we-know-them-today-Would-usage-have-been-restricted

My great aunt came over to the US (from England) around 1910. Her first and only house didn't have any electricity when she moved in, around ...

http://ask.metafilter.com/146221/When-did-lightbulbs-and-toilets-become-a-fact-of-life

When did electricity and indoor plumbing first become widespread and commonplace in even the poorest urban first world homes, in the same ...

https://blog.dar.org/how-did-electric-appliances-become-commonplace-home

Dec 12, 2017 ... Electricity was introduced into homes in the late 1800s but it took decades before the electric appliances we take for granted were common.

https://www.reference.com/history/did-electricity-become-common-homes-5aa75e52359cadb5

In the United States, electricity became common in homes in urban areas in the 1930s. Some people living in the country still did not have access to electricity at  ...

https://www.ecmag.com/section/your-business/brief-history-electricity

In the history of electricity, no single defining moment exists. ... Expositions and world's fairs became popular places to showcase new inventions involving electricity. ... found enough in common to form the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers ... Siemens AG, of Münich, Germany, was the first of several companies ...