[D7919ZBZ], Publication, Thomas Alva Edison, September 8th, 1879

Item

Abstract

Draft letter to sewing machine companies soliciting machines for testing with elect power. Contemplates selling electricity "for the purpose of running elevators, small shops, sweing machines etc." Outlines plans for 24 generating stations in NYC to supply light and power. Has developed & tested small motor for sewing machines.

Date

1879-09-08

Decade

1870-1879

Identifier

D7919ZBZ

Folder Set

D7919

Title

[D7919ZBZ], Publication, Thomas Alva Edison, September 8th, 1879

Microfilm ID

50:115

Publisher

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