[D7903ZEA], Letter from Hamilton McKown Twombly, Western Union to Thomas Alva Edison, May 23rd, 1879

Item

Abstract

How's progress on system for exchange switches & signals? {TAE: will have system set up here by June 8th]. What about patent to cover Blake transmitter? [TAE: used Blake Trnas as model its in patent ofs]; Electric machine? [TAE: We are making our 30 machines; did not make your six as recd no orders]. TAE marg: "you asked if I could get around the Brooks Cable; I answer that I have got a system which I am going to use for my E Light that is infinitely better than Brooks.

Date

1879-05-23

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7903ZEA

Folder Set

D7903

Title

[D7903ZEA], Letter from Hamilton McKown Twombly, Western Union to Thomas Alva Edison, May 23rd, 1879

Microfilm ID

49:236

Publisher

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