[D8048X], Letter from Joshua Franklin Bailey to Thomas Alva Edison, February 22nd, 1880

Item

Abstract

Advises amicable settlement of telephone co debts; going to court would ruin future prospects in Europe. Discusses apportionment of shares & debt; buy-out of Roosevelt. Since taking over business Feb 1,increased subscribers from 62 to 120, including large banking houses. Do you and White's estate want me to continue?

Date

1880-02-22

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8048X

Folder Set

D8048

Title

[D8048X], Letter from Joshua Franklin Bailey to Thomas Alva Edison, February 22nd, 1880

Microfilm ID

56:35

Publisher

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