[D8305K], Letter from William J Gurd to Thomas Alva Edison, July 21st, 1883

Item

Abstract

letterhead: "WJ Gurd, secy treas. / Office of / The Lambton Loan and Investment Company / S-erni-, Ont ## has new machine, would it be useful for private houes lighting ## could small dynamos be used for telegraphic purposes instead of cell batteries ## TAE marg: "don’t think independent dynamo for private lighting good thing. Small dynamos for [telegraphs?] would be far superior to battery and with cheap ------ would be very saleable"

Date

1883-07-21

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8305K

Folder Set

D8305

Title

[D8305K], Letter from William J Gurd to Thomas Alva Edison, July 21st, 1883

Microfilm ID

64:409

Publisher

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