12x18 on 65# cover weight kraft paper A tribute to Nikola Tesla. Tesla was born in 1856, reportedly during an electrical storm. In 1881 he became an electrical engineer. He developed the induction motor still used today. He came to the US and worked for Thomas Edison who promised him $50,000. After much work that made Edison famous, Edison refused to pay and Tesla went on his own. He developed the Tesla coil which in 1899 he built and lit a fluorescent bulb a mile away, through the ai..