[D8020C], Letter from N B Clark to Thomas Alva Edison, January 2nd, 1880

Item

Abstract

Suggests filling exhausted bulb with nitrogen then evacuating again, to reduce oxygen level. Wouldn't this be better than burning oxygen out with phosphorus? Marg: "d[on']t burn oxy out by phosphorous & I dont want any gas in vac of any kind cause it lowers the light."

Author

Date

1880-01-02

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8020C

Folder Set

D8020

Title

[D8020C], Letter from N B Clark to Thomas Alva Edison, January 2nd, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:556

Publisher

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