[D8039L], Letter from W R Norris to Thomas Alva Edison, June 28th, 1880

Item

Abstract

have ridden RR; would it be cheaper for us at upstate iron mine? <very much, loco only needs 1 man, not 2, less coal per hp, "we get traction by magnetism" so use lighter engine "so many advantages it would fill a book">

Author

Date

1880-06-28

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8039L

Folder Set

D8039

Title

[D8039L], Letter from W R Norris to Thomas Alva Edison, June 28th, 1880

Microfilm ID

55:316

Publisher

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

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