[D7719U], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Josiah Custer Reiff, July 20th, 1877

Item

Abstract

Asks him to keep up to date on telegraph question -- discusses 1st public demonstration and papers response to -- in combination with sterescopic show rather than music -- Barker stated in a lecture acudience consisting of many scientific figures that Bell had limited use because of difficulty in hearing and that Gray's a toy TAE's best -- Got second transmitter from TAE after performance -- discusses future exhibitions

Date

1877-07-20

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7719U

Folder Set

D7719

Title

[D7719U], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Josiah Custer Reiff, July 20th, 1877

Microfilm ID

14:825

Publisher

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