[D8361ZAN], Letter from Derr (Thompson) and Bro to Thomas Alva Edison, July 7th, 1883

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Title

[D8361ZAN], Letter from Derr (Thompson) and Bro to Thomas Alva Edison, July 7th, 1883

Editor's Notes

Letterhead: Thompson Derr & Brother, Insurance Agents, Wilkes Barre, PA Recd info from Jno F. Derr (Sunbury representative), will work a line of $6000 on Electric Light Plant at Sunbury - the amount will be divided into "On Building" "On Engine, boilers & connections" & "On dynamos" - the building constructed of wood - the amount is as low as possible based on similiar companies (Hanover & Phoenix of NY, PA Fire Insurance Co & North America of Philadelphia) - high figure due to the risk in a country setting than a city setting where the appliance for extinguishing fires are at a higher degree of perfection

Date

1883-07-07

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8361ZAN

Folder Set

D8361-F

Microfilm ID

70:297

Publisher

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