[D8357B], Letter from Paul D Dyer to Samuel Insull, July 8th, 1883

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Abstract

LH TAE/Bellefonte written over NY # "personal" written at top # Bellefonte canvas complete in just 3 days, plans on two towns a week # "This place is truly wonderful" has two papers, three banks, an opera house, christian assoc, a gas co # most houses good for lighting # two electric cos formed, one negotiating with Brush, "if they along get their charter they will simply kill the electric light business in Bellefonte" # pres of gas co plans to use edison light, bro is pres of local ed co, wants to see edison light succeed "at the same time he will war to the death" # better economically to run water power into town or use location outside? # streets are steep, cant give accurate grade as there is no level ground # requests canvas forms, going to Lockhaven

Author

Recipient

Date

1883-07-08

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8357B

Folder Set

D8357

Title

[D8357B], Letter from Paul D Dyer to Samuel Insull, July 8th, 1883

Microfilm ID

70:4

Publisher

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