[D8020ZDN1], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Joseph Medill, April 8th, 1880

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Abstract

"I send you tests made by Prof B[arker] & R[owland]. Other tests are being made best scientific men." NY Trib correspondent visited 20 mins, wrote long article "from inferences based on ignorance." Jan 1 lamps burned av 792 hrs, max 1383. Summarizes B&R tests; comparisons to gas. An angry rant about attacks & skepticism in press.

Recipient

Date

1880-04-08

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8020ZDN1

Folder Set

D8020

Title

[D8020ZDN1], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Joseph Medill, April 8th, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:720

Publisher

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