[D8020ZFB], Letter from F Hiller to Thomas Alva Edison, June 14th, 1880

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Abstract

Electric motor of 5-20 hp will be very useful in areas without fuel & water. Can be constructed cheaper than steam engine? When become available? Marg: "Any power, water or steam, can be translated into electricity without a greater loss than 45 percent. We are doing it here at Menlo Park every day 3/4 of a mile 20 hpower."

Author

Date

1880-06-14

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8020ZFB

Folder Set

D8020

Title

[D8020ZFB], Letter from F Hiller to Thomas Alva Edison, June 14th, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:768

Publisher

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