[D8317E], Letter from Ball Engine Co to Thomas Alva Edison, October 17th, 1883

Item

Abstract

blurred letterhead, Erie, PA##thanks for recommendation on machine, will send engine for TAE to test## asks if standard pulley of 40" will "suit your requirements" [TAE marg: underlines this, "ask Campbell"], asks how long to test engine [TAE marg: one month]## tells him what results to expect which they "always guarantee"## superior performance of engine admitted by all at Boston Fair and in American Machinist## valves better for long life of engine than piston valves

Date

1883-10-17

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8317E

Folder Set

D8317

Title

[D8317E], Letter from Ball Engine Co to Thomas Alva Edison, October 17th, 1883

Microfilm ID

65:1008

Publisher

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