[CB003], Publication, Edison Electric Light Co, February 24th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Kruesi tests insulation of service boxes for central stations by immersion in water for 3 months. Baldwin Loco Works iso plant; US Rolling Stock Co., Chicago, iso plant. Fall River, MA passed ordinance banning overhead electrical light wires; state of RI may follow. TAE has 100cp lamp running at Menlo; also has finished electric RR. European company capitalized at 3.5M francs; RR depot at Strasburg lighted on Jan. 5; Batchelor is in charge of mfg in Paris. In NYC 6-7 miles of u/g street mains laid in downtown district. Wire gauges for safety catch plugs.

Date

1882-02-24

Decade

1880-1889

Identifier

CB003

Folder Set

CB003

Title

[CB003], Publication, Edison Electric Light Co, February 24th, 1882

Microfilm ID

96:674

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University

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