[D8106G], Letter from Alfred Knox to Thomas Alva Edison, June 12th, 1881

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Title

[D8106G], Letter from Alfred Knox to Thomas Alva Edison, June 12th, 1881

Editor's Notes

Describes operation of phonograph imported by Knox into Natal; asks if apparent qualities (vocal shortcomings) may be the result of climate or natural. Requests information both about the "standard" machine and about prices and illustrations "as I am deeply interested in the success of them especially the Phonograph as I have not got good eyesight & am unable to read at night." Followed by shorthand; I cannot read it but it seems to dictate the reply

Author

Date

1881-06-12

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Folder/Volume ID

D8106-F

Microfilm ID

57:371

Document ID

D8106G

Publisher

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