[D7805ZDD], Letter from George Bartlett Prescott to Thomas Alva Edison, September 13th, 1878

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Abstract

Prescott answer to TAE re his article (for book) and correcting it so it is right and fixes his dates of invention--this is an interesting letter in which he suggests TAE should mention use of gas carbon batteries instead of lamp black as this is "a clincher on Hughes pretension." sees this as opportunity to set record straight re Hughes

Date

1878-09-13

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7805ZDD

Folder Set

D7805

Title

[D7805ZDD], Letter from George Bartlett Prescott to Thomas Alva Edison, September 13th, 1878

Microfilm ID

17:171

Publisher

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

Timestamp

September 13, 1878