[D8120ZAX], Letter from George W Cummings to Thomas Alva Edison, August 30th, 1881

Item

Abstract

Writes of a tree in cactus family in Southwest that might be useful for TAE's carbon filaments. Encloses samples and offers to "procure any quantity you desire." Also owns a New Mexico copper mine and offers to supply TAE with copper as well.

Date

1881-08-30

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8120ZAX

Folder Set

D8120

Title

[D8120ZAX], Letter from George W Cummings to Thomas Alva Edison, August 30th, 1881

Microfilm ID

57:634

Publisher

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