[D8336ZAE], Letter from George W Sherman to Thomas Alva Edison, October 2nd, 1883

Item

Abstract

wrt street lighting in Buenos Aires. Hellrigel MA thesis cites this. TAE marginalia stating that street lighting is unprofitable. Poss select for this reason. (can be easily transcribed; one page) DH 8feb05 TAE marg: Tell Sherman that we could not take this contract. We could only take it for that portion of the City where our station is & besides we better not have anything to do with municipal lighting; not 1 in 10 [---] cos ever make a cent from their street lighting."

Date

1883-10-02

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8336ZAE

Folder Set

D8336

Title

[D8336ZAE], Letter from George W Sherman to Thomas Alva Edison, October 2nd, 1883

Microfilm ID

67:573

Publisher

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