[D8004ZCE], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, March 24th, 1880

Item

Abstract

Has lamps, telephones & phono in office. 45 Fuller cells not enough for 4 lamps; got 50 more. Private lamp and teleph demo for "Times" genl mgr & editor in chief; great success. Discussed microphone & relations to teleph. "Times" now an Edison "partizan--a sattelite." General denunciations of Preece, who gave rigged teleph demo to Times mgr at PO. Will send in expert witnesses to gather further damaging evidence. Billing Bergmann for repairs of bad workmanship.

Date

1880-03-24

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8004ZCE

Folder Set

D8004

Title

[D8004ZCE], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, March 24th, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:127

Publisher

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