[D8220ZAI], Letter from Miller Bullard to Thomas Alva Edison, September 14th, 1882

Item

Abstract

"To settle a controversy between a prominent gas stock holder and myself please state if there has been a residence or business house in 'First District' or elsewhere so successfully lighted by your incandescent lamps as to cause the gas to be cut off or taken out" TAE draft reply: "Plenty of them the Everett Hotel Chatham St NY has 120 lights burning all night last 6 mos have no gas pipes in bldg. never broke down no one uses gas where our lights are in 1st dist" poss select; interesting query and reply wrt 1st dist and competition w/ gas dh 7oct02

Date

1882-09-14

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8220ZAI

Folder Set

D8220

Title

[D8220ZAI], Letter from Miller Bullard to Thomas Alva Edison, September 14th, 1882

Microfilm ID

60:799

Publisher

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