[D8034ZBA], Letter from Baldwin Sexton and Peterson to Thomas Alva Edison, April 13th, 1880

Item

Abstract

Yours of 12 rcd. Do you have idea of value of tailing samples sent? Wish to compare results of application of electricity with other processes. Refining & smelting of jewelers [-----] big biz; would you like to try the lot we have? Marg: "wldnt be any tble just to ignite in crucible the tailings so to carbonize organic matter wh [---] in large quant brighten dilute run thru(?) mercury take all gold out be no trouble to you."

Date

1880-04-13

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8034ZBA

Folder Set

D8034

Title

[D8034ZBA], Letter from Baldwin Sexton and Peterson to Thomas Alva Edison, April 13th, 1880

Microfilm ID

54:666

Publisher

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

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