[D7920U], Letter from Grosvenor Porter Lowrey to Thomas Alva Edison, January 27th, 1879

Item

Abstract

Plans to visit MP tomorrow. Young Frenchman in NY says platinum has been fully tried in Europe, and the only metal suitable for incandescence is zirconium. American patent taken out in name of Edward Stern; will get more info.

Date

1879-01-27

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7920U

Folder Set

D7920

Title

[D7920U], Letter from Grosvenor Porter Lowrey to Thomas Alva Edison, January 27th, 1879

Microfilm ID

50:240

Publisher

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