[D8207M], Letter from R M Hughes to Thomas Alva Edison, February 9th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Would like to know for an article how the motor and electrical system are going and if it is ready to be put to use in NY. How many people are working on the lamps. [TAE replies to the questions: "Electric Loco & 2 miles track OK & running at Menlo" "130 men" "second right to lays wire in all strut in NY" "Light is for domestic illumination & is distributed like gas & sold by meter"]

Author

Date

1882-02-09

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8207M

Folder Set

D8207

Title

[D8207M], Letter from R M Hughes to Thomas Alva Edison, February 9th, 1882

Microfilm ID

60:529

Publisher

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