[CB013], Publication, Edison Electric Light Co, August 28th, 1882


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[CB013], Publication, Edison Electric Light Co, August 28th, 1882

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Everything now finished in First District NYC; some bldgs already lighted. Total of 946 bldgs in district; 225 connected so far; 20 bldgs a day fitted w/ fixtures. Society of Chemical Industry, Mancheter, England, lighted. Lorraine Woolen Mill, Saylesville, RI. Amsterdam, Holland, central station. Edison Light in Paris. Harder Knitting Co, Hudson, NY. Edison's suit agt Maxim in France; trial to take place in November. Edison's suit agt Swan in England. Merrick Thread Co, Holyoke, MA, enlarges plant. Berlin, Germany brewery lighted. Thurber plant in NYC to be doubled again. 5 plants being installed in Chgo. Pemberton Mill, Lawrence, MA. Endorsement fr Robey & Co, Lincoln, UK. Munich Expo to be lighted. HS Crocker & Co store in San Francisco. SS Carolina, out of Baltimore. Hotel Vendome, Boston. Prospect House hotel, Adirondacks, NY. Budapest, Hungary restaurant. Peacedale Mill, Kingston, RI. Louvre, Havana, Cuba. "High Altitudes Make Gas Dim;" excerpt fr Journal des Debats, 7/6/82. University at Santiago, Chile. Boston Herald lighted. Conanicut Mills, Fall River, MA. Sibley Mfg Co, Augusta, GA. Endorsement for London iso plant. Coats residence, Paisley, Scotland. Mfgrs & Mechanics Institute, Boston, MA; TAE to exhibit there. The Berkshire apartment bldg in NYC. Edison lights for street lighting in London. Fire inspector just published book dealing w/ electric lighting and fire safety. Amsterdam, Holland café lighted. Several mills in Appleton, WI, run off water power. Lanz flour mill in Valparaiso, Chile. Germania Mills, Holyoke, MA. Davenport, IA, Gazette. Haven & Co, mfg farm implements, Cincinnati, OH. Wm. Crookes on dangers of gas. IA state prison. Central station in Milan, Italy. Proposed Edison RR in Fairmount Park, Phila. Eastman Dry Plate Co, Rochester, NY. Pottstown Iron Co, Pottstown, PA. Edison company formed in Lawrence, MA. Saw millin Ludington, MI. Navy yard at Danzig, Prussia, Germany. Whiting Paper Co, Holyoke, MA. Salford Iron Works, Manchester, UK. Braziliam patent laws. Mill Creek Distilling Co, Cincinnati, OH> Au Bon Marche store, Paris, France. Bergmann & Co has bought large plant to make house fixtures. Endorsement fr Preece wrt plant installed at Parliament in Cape Town, SA. Another plant for Hotel Everett, NYC. Restaurant in St. Petersburg, Russia. Excerpt fr Electrician, 8/12/82 on Edison mfg plant in France. Budapest, Hungary Post Office. Rio de Janiero RR station. TAE got 48 of 96 electric light patents issued by USPTO in past 6 months. Spencer Borden to head new New England Dept of EELC. Willimantic Linen Co, Willimantic, CT. More on Phila Ledger plant. Statistics on lamp life vs. number lamps per hp.



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