[D7838ZCY], Letter from George B Scott to Thomas Alva Edison, June 25th, 1878

Item

Abstract

Dr. Adams brought a letter from TAE to VP Walker (4 June) asking to procure pair of phones which it was explained were for a single lecture in Jersey City -- nothing said about a trial between Jersey City and Washington -- would not have been allowed if this were the case -- WU granted wire from Jersey City to Washington understanding that Walker had approved such an lecture -- without Walker's authority Adams also procured a Phelps crown telephone from WU shops -- attached to this letter is a clipping from Adams to the Editor of the Evening Journal responding to TAE's letter published 20 June denying Adams had permission

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Date

1878-06-25

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7838ZCY

Folder Set

D7838

Title

[D7838ZCY], Letter from George B Scott to Thomas Alva Edison, June 25th, 1878

Microfilm ID

19:729

Publisher

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