[D8133E], Telegram from William Thomson (Lord Kelvin) to Thomas Alva Edison, March 12th, 1881

Item

Abstract

Give you the subjoined cable: "Swan comes to Glasgow to show his lamps at Philosophical Society next week and promises to leave several with e for private tests in my Laboratory. could you send me dozen of your Standard Lamps solely for my private tests; I promise I shall divulge nothing till I communicate results to you and learn your wishes. This telegram is from Gouraud's office with his and Johnson's cordial approval. Thomson." [should this be coded separately?]

Date

1881-03-12

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8133E

Folder Set

D8133

Title

[D8133E], Telegram from William Thomson (Lord Kelvin) to Thomas Alva Edison, March 12th, 1881

Microfilm ID

58:600

Publisher

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