[D7940ZAF], Letter from Joshua Franklin Bailey to Thomas Alva Edison, May 27th, 1879

Item

Abstract

Confirms cables of same day. Recent contracts mistakenly omitted some countries for which Puskas has paid for patents. Please await alternative proposition regarding payment. Other contract mattters. Has sought opinions on ELight and finds experts "hedging, and those who six months ago found all propositions as to the substitution of Electric Light for gas ridiculous, begin to consider it quite probable that the change will take place." Says Thomson's Parliamentary committee report reflects general shift of opinion.

Date

1879-05-27

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

D7940ZAF

Folder Set

D7940

Title

[D7940ZAF], Letter from Joshua Franklin Bailey to Thomas Alva Edison, May 27th, 1879

Microfilm ID

52:289

Publisher

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