The FBI seized all documents of Nikola Tesla 73 years ago, and now they have released information about the seizure along with the whole cache of documents.
BELONGINGS OF TESLA PACKED INTO 80 TRUNKS ON ORDER OF FBI
The actions the FBI took in seizing the intellectual property of Nikola Tesla brought about a great deal of resentment in those who were interested in is scientific contributions and legacy. While many know that the FBI took his personal belongings, not that many realized that they shipped the items in 1952 to Belgrade thanks to pressure from the nephew of Tesla. The belongings of Tesla were packed into 80 trunks and items are now in the Nikola Tesla Museum in Belgrade, which is home to the biggest collection of his personal items. Nikola Tesla on Antigravity Technology, Flying Saucers powered by Tesla Coils and The Ether Most of the outrage was down to the fact that Tesla was a US citizen when he died, and many people saw the order from the Office of Alien Property suspicious. This made it perfect for conspiracy theorists but what was not made clear was just why the FBI then chose to give the nephew of Tesla everything. Anyone still interested might now be able to find out and put the missing jigsaw puzzle pieces back together.
DEATH RAY MOST NOTABLE DOCUMENT FBI SEIZED
It was said that one of the most notable of the documents that the FBI seized was about the Death Ray invention of Tesla, also known as the Peace Ray. The Death Ray was said to be an apparatus that was able to produce manifestations of energy in free air, generating tremendous electrical force with repelling force and a gun. News about the Death Ray had first appeared in 1934 in the New York Times and they reported it could bring down 10,000 enemy airplanes at a 250-mile distance. Tesla has reportedly said that it would make war impossible. An apparatus for producing manifestations of energy in free air instead of in a high vacuum as in the past. A mechanism for generating tremendous electrical force. A means of intensifying and amplifying the force developed by the second mechanism. A new method for producing a tremendous electrical repelling force. This would be the projector, or gun, of the invention -wikipedia
TESLA WAS SEEN AS THREAT BY FBI
A lot of people are only vaguely aware of the scientific discoveries and inventions of Tesla, who died in 1943 in NYC. The FBI had thought of him as being something of a threat and information regarding him was suppressed by the mainstream USA. This is quite obvious because the school system left Tesla out of the history books. Tesla was found dead in a hotel room by a maid, and it was said that he had died due to coronary thrombosis. The day after his death on the 9 January the FBI ordered the US Office of Alien Property to take all of the belongings of Tesla and take them to the Manhattan Storage and Warehouse Company and put then under an OAP seal. The whole Nikola Tesla FBI file can be found here: https://vault.fbi.gov/recently-added