[D8034ZBY], Letter from D W Maurice to Thomas Alva Edison, May 8th, 1880

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Abstract

Saw news article of Pt search turning up gold. Sends sample thinks is Pt but "you may find it to be gold electrified into another metal." Calif placer mine. Marg: sample mostly iridium, 20% Pt; wld pay $1/oz; could take all the miners have at that price. Any black sand there?

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Date

1880-05-08

Decade

1880-1889

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Identifier

D8034ZBY

Folder Set

D8034

Title

[D8034ZBY], Letter from D W Maurice to Thomas Alva Edison, May 8th, 1880

Microfilm ID

54:712

Publisher

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

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