[D8020ZII], Letter from Vesey F Butler to Thomas Alva Edison, October 28th, 1880

Item

Abstract

Long letter about Sagredor's illness (yellow fever) & death. Weakened by malaria & peritonitis; "the fact that he was constantly taking excessive doses of quinine" didn't help. Inventory of possessions follows on film. Can get botanists' collection of 200+ different samples of Cuban wood.

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Date

1880-10-28

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8020ZII

Folder Set

D8020

Title

[D8020ZII], Letter from Vesey F Butler to Thomas Alva Edison, October 28th, 1880

Microfilm ID

53:914

Publisher

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