[D8043F], Letter from John Brock Van Every, Western Union to Thomas Alva Edison, February 5th, 1880

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Title

[D8043F], Letter from John Brock Van Every, Western Union to Thomas Alva Edison, February 5th, 1880

Editor's Notes

see enclosed [not there, but about motor telephones] & say how I should reply <"All instuments heretofor made were hand turned and are in use in England - except 12 motor telephones for the London Times. These were devised especially for the times and they are not sufficiently perfect for use in the hands of the public hence I cannot comply with the order but could send the regular hand turne instrument">

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Date

1880-02-05

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Subject

Identifier

D8043F

Folder Set

D8043-F

Microfilm ID

55:600

Publisher

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