[D7826Q], Letter from Fitch and Meserole to Thomas Alva Edison, February 27th, 1878

Item

Abstract

Favor of 27th recd -- reply enclosed re money -- sorry to hear induction coils will not work we can coat the wire as wound with a perfect insulating substance if you care to try one prepared that way -- Dr. Bradley tried parraffin long ago and gave it up -- Parraffine guaranteed chemically pure will oxidize copper wire coils sufficient to destroy their use for inductive purposes at least such is our experience

Date

1878-02-27

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7826Q

Folder Set

D7826

Title

[D7826Q], Letter from Fitch and Meserole to Thomas Alva Edison, February 27th, 1878

Microfilm ID

18:432

Publisher

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