[D8226ZBD], Letter from Sherburne Blake Eaton to Thomas Alva Edison, August 11th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Re agreement w/ Borden: "Your suggestion of one per cent on the capital stock of the Fall River company is a good one." Will also confer w/ Moore & Goddard abt this. Still can't find Barker. Bailey sent list of plants installed in Europe; Eaton forwards it. Re plant on SS Queen of the Pacific [sister of SS Columbia] They're not running plant very well. TAE: "Henderson has good men in the Pac Coast when boat gets there, there'll be no trouble then" Re installation in Taunton, MA. Mill in Augusta, GA to order installation. Mora and Ernesto Fabbri here this AM talking over Mexican contract; this might include Navarro. "The biggest swindle yet. The American Magneto Electric Light Co. have issued a Bulletin." President, Foxwell, "tells the most outrageous lies about our company.." TAE: "Have read their Bulletin it’s the Richest thing out." New orders: Everett's hotel on west side; "We have whipped out Maxim in this case." Moore also got order for SS Carolina on Balto-Norfolk run.

Date

1882-08-11

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8226ZBD

Folder Set

D8226

Title

[D8226ZBD], Letter from Sherburne Blake Eaton to Thomas Alva Edison, August 11th, 1882

Microfilm ID

61:380

Publisher

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