[D8332ZAL], Letter from Francis Robbins Upton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 30th, 1883

Item

Abstract

"The money question is still exceedingly important and our financial situation is growing constantly worse." Have cut expenses as much as possible. Has 127 hands and runs only days now. April orders for only 7500 lamps, smallest month in a year. Group of 6 creditors collectively dunned Lamp Factory; asks TAE for $5K to help out.

Date

1883-04-30

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8332ZAL

Folder Set

D8332

Title

[D8332ZAL], Letter from Francis Robbins Upton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 30th, 1883

Microfilm ID

67:182

Publisher

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