Tesla Memorial Society of New York

“Tesla Collection” – the greatest source of original newspaper articles on Nikola Tesla is now available on

Nikola Tesla - The Genius Who Lit the World

  • Rotating Magnetic Field – Discovered 1882 in Budapest, Hungary
  • Alternating Current – Lighting the Whole World Today
  • AC Motor – One of the Ten Greatest Discoveries of All Time
  • Tesla Coil
  • Tesla Unit T =W/m²
    All MRI machines are calibrated in Tesla Units
  • Radio
  • Neon Lights
  • Robotics
  • Free Energy
  • Columbian Exposition – 1893 – Chicago, Illinois
    The World’s Fair
    America Celebrates 400 Years Since Discovery
    Victory of Alternating Current Electricity
  • Niagara Falls Power Plant – 1896
  • Colorado Springs Laboratory – 1899
  • Wardenclyffe Tower (Tesla’s Wireless World System) 1901 – 1905
  • Transmission of Electrical Energy without wires
  • Use of Ionosphere for scientific purposes

Tesla Links to other Tesla Websites

Above: Tesla’s Alternating Current is lighting the entire globe and providing electricity for industry and progress.

Tesla Corner

Above: Nikola Tesla Street Corner on West 40th

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Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Society

2020 & 2021 Bix Festival Dates

Our plan is to hold the 49th & 50th festivals at the Rhythm City Casino Resort in north Davenport (google map).

The dates for 2020 are July 30th, 31st & Aug. 1st. The dates for 2021 are Aug. 5, 6, & 7. To get the latest information become a member (see Membership page) and receive the newsletter; also, make this page a “favorite” along with the Bix Society’s Facebook page.

2019 Bix Festival Ticket Order Form PDF – Word Doc

Rhythm City Casino Hotel Reservations

Online Reservations with a Group Booking Code

Go to:

  • At the top of the page there are different hyperlinks; choose the ‘Hotel’ tab; it will change from purple to white once you are on the tab.
  • Click the “BOOK A ROOM” link and a tan box will appear on the left side of the page.
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