[D8303ZDK], Letter from Henry Howard (Governor) to Thomas Alva Edison, May 22nd, 1883

Item

Abstract

Ask TAE about lightning rods; also mentions about the invention of a telephone by "Mat" by which "one operator could put any subscriber in instantaneous connection with any member of the exchange." [TAE replies: "Mackenzie = Mr Insull knows all about it = Ordinary Lightning rod is good thing provised always that the same make perfect contact with the Earth = your telephone man will tell you what this means - E"]

Date

1883-05-22

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8303ZDK

Folder Set

D8303

Title

[D8303ZDK], Letter from Henry Howard (Governor) to Thomas Alva Edison, May 22nd, 1883

Microfilm ID

64:195

Publisher

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