[D7937ZCP], Letter from Josiah Custer Reiff to Thomas Alva Edison, September 23rd, 1879

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Abstract

"I learned today who made your carbon transmitter work. I thought you might like to know, in as much as you thought you did it yourself! Ashley told a party today the carbon telephone of the Prof of Quadruplicity would not work until Henry Bentley took hold of it & made it practical--This I thought too good to keep....."

Date

1879-09-23

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7937ZCP

Folder Set

D7937

Title

[D7937ZCP], Letter from Josiah Custer Reiff to Thomas Alva Edison, September 23rd, 1879

Microfilm ID

52:111

Publisher

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