[D8364ZAT], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, August 13th, 1883

Item

Abstract

MT Close and Sons have an Iowa City water-powered paper mill they expect to vacate and "are willing to pool in the power and furnish attendance in connection with electric light plant for Iowa City" of 1-2,000 lights. "owing to the distance, would there be any advantage in such a combination? We find it very difficult to secure exact terms from these people as they prefer to take their chances in connection with the profits of the business when the electric light is established." TAE marg "How much power is there: no turbines in position etc. gave as [crossed out]" "put all correspondance together so I can answer this"

Date

1883-08-13

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8364ZAT

Folder Set

D8364

Title

[D8364ZAT], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, August 13th, 1883

Microfilm ID

70:582

Publisher

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