[D7903ZBR], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, March 7th, 1879

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Abstract

Asked to give private exhibition to Harvard faculty (encloses request); won't show lamp with regulator. "I bought 45$ worth of large Bunsen(?)--there is not a hand Gramme in N England." Audiences enthusiastic about light despite showing only 5 candle lamp; sends clippings. Lectures "listened to with eager interest and frequently applauded. you are strong here."

Date

1879-03-07

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7903ZBR

Folder Set

D7903

Title

[D7903ZBR], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, March 7th, 1879

Microfilm ID

49:147

Publisher

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