[D8021R], Letter from U.S. Census Office to Thomas Alva Edison, November 27th, 1880

Item

Abstract

Understand you will build lamp factory. Will you melt glass from the batch, or will take partially made glass and work it? If former, please tell me number of pots in furnace and any other info of interest [US Census]. Marg: "We buy tubes & bulbs of the Corning Glass Works & work them up into electric lamps by table blowing with gas."

Date

1880-11-27

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8021R

Folder Set

D8021

Title

[D8021R], Letter from U.S. Census Office to Thomas Alva Edison, November 27th, 1880

Microfilm ID

54:25

Publisher

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