[D8104ZFM], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, December 23rd, 1881

Item

Abstract

17 page letter; Johnson relates telephonic transmission of a concert (says didn't sound great), and a "full and free" discussion of telephone matters with Gouraud. Also had a talk with Pender and now understands the "Telephone and Electric Light muddle pretty well." Relates details of British telephone business, colonial telephone business under Pender; Edison Gower Bell Telephone Co of Europe. Electric light business. [select: lots of details abt overseas operations]

Date

1881-12-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8104ZFM

Folder Set

D8104

Title

[D8104ZFM], Letter from Edward Hibberd Johnson to Thomas Alva Edison, December 23rd, 1881

Microfilm ID

57:314

Publisher

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