[D7903ZDU], Letter from George Frederick Barker to Thomas Alva Edison, May 16th, 1879

Item

Abstract

How's generator? Can't believe rumor TAE to exhibit new emg at Franklin Inst, "a society which is controlled by Houston & Thomson" and "in whose meetings you have been help up to ridicule." GFB would like to exhibit new receiver before APS. Has declined Hubbard's offer of retainer as expert in teleph tsuits. Morton organizing Colorado party next summer; is TAE going? TAE marg: "Lord no I have not promised them anything nor would not. I am going to send Bently two pair & if possible you a pair but will urge B to let you have one of his pair for few days. New machine 92 percent returned."

Date

1879-05-16

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7903ZDU

Folder Set

D7903

Title

[D7903ZDU], Letter from George Frederick Barker to Thomas Alva Edison, May 16th, 1879

Microfilm ID

49:229

Publisher

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