[D8317L], Letter from E B Martindale to Thomas Alva Edison, December 4th, 1883

Item

Abstract

letterhead: Office of EB Martindale / Patenters of "The American Paper Pulley" / Indianapolis, Ind. ## placed paper pulley on TAE machine for trial, writing to enquire opinion on it, "is an entirely new invention and has commanded the fullest endorsement by mechanical engineers", is lighter than cast iron, saves power ## organizing co for mass production, requests "statement as to the advantages" for electrical machinery ## he is also organizing plant for Ed Electric Lights ## TAE marg: "We like the cable and will probably use them when you are ----- able to supply" ## enclosures include advertisements for pulleys and price list

Date

1883-12-04

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8317L

Folder Set

D8317

Title

[D8317L], Letter from E B Martindale to Thomas Alva Edison, December 4th, 1883

Microfilm ID

65:1020

Publisher

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