[D8343ZAU], Letter from Frank Julian Sprague to Thomas Alva Edison, September 5th, 1883

Item

Abstract

[10 pages from Brockton] Discussion of all the intricate aspects of the electrical system and how wires will be laid and how long it take at all the stations. Tae marginalia "Let him hire arpenters to work heavy wire under supervision- no need of wire men." Progress reports on various other towns, with assorted TAE marg about action taken or needed. Regarding regulation, TAE marg: "What do you mean by automatic regulation? please don’t suggest things to Mr. Garrison let us do that otherwise you will just raise hell in NY"

Date

1883-09-05

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8343ZAU

Folder Set

D8343

Title

[D8343ZAU], Letter from Frank Julian Sprague to Thomas Alva Edison, September 5th, 1883

Microfilm ID

69:107

Publisher

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