[D8132ZBG], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Charles Batchelor, November 2nd, 1881

Item

Abstract

gives prices of various articles used in electric lighting. Says lamps cost 38 cents to make but must sell at 35 b/c contract with Edison Electric Light Co. Reason for high cost is the "great expense in experimenting." Gives prices for feeders, conductors, service box, dynamos, and everything except foundation required to set up a station and system.

Recipient

Date

1881-11-02

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8132ZBG

Folder Set

D8132

Title

[D8132ZBG], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Charles Batchelor, November 2nd, 1881

Microfilm ID

58:525

Publisher

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