[D7802ZZFM], Letter from William Fletcher Barrett to Thomas Alva Edison, October 19th, 1878

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Abstract

Glad to have TAE's account of Preece-Hughes affair and if TAE allows will publish pricipal part of his letter, although Preece a personal friend he prefers offending him to suppressing the truth; having letters from all parties judges TAE to be well justified in his statements; notes Lord Rosse visit [use this point for annot about preceding letter re tasimeter]; discusses his and TAE's opinion re Clerac tubes [think TAE publishes something about this and might use as annot]; also suggestions re tasimeter

Date

1878-10-19

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7802ZZFM

Folder Set

D7802

Title

[D7802ZZFM], Letter from William Fletcher Barrett to Thomas Alva Edison, October 19th, 1878

Microfilm ID

16:273

Publisher

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

Timestamp

October 19, 1878