[D8303ZAJ], Letter from Thomas Corwin Mendenhall to Thomas Alva Edison, February 5th, 1883

Item

Abstract

Has been investigating the electrical properties of TAE carbon button. Prof. Suylvanus Thompson published a paper in Am. Journal of Science denying that there is any real change in resistence of the carbon due to pressure. Will TAE send him specimens to test and settle the question concerning the "curious properties of this substance." [short hand reply]

Date

1883-02-05

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Subject

Identifier

D8303ZAJ

Folder Set

D8303

Title

[D8303ZAJ], Letter from Thomas Corwin Mendenhall to Thomas Alva Edison, February 5th, 1883

Microfilm ID

64:69

Publisher

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