[D8346I], Letter from William J Jenks to Thomas Alva Edison, June 6th, 1883

Item

Abstract

Please hurry the cost estimates for wiring buildings; the owners are getting impatient. A leading customer wants to be wired and drawing current by Sept. 15, and also wants us to pay expense of installing gas if electric system fails within a year. "Would you wire him on that basis?" TAE: "NO SIR We are not so hard up for a market for our wares as to guarantee anything. make no promises except"

Date

1883-06-06

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8346I

Folder Set

D8346

Title

[D8346I], Letter from William J Jenks to Thomas Alva Edison, June 6th, 1883

Microfilm ID

69:466

Publisher

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