[D8405M], Letter from R B Reynolds to Thomas Alva Edison, October 30th, 1884

Item

Abstract

Read in the daily papers that TAE will solve the problem of producing electricity from a coal fire in five years. His suggestion to this problem involves heating a body of carbon and connecting a zinc wire with one and a copper wire with the other. Gives specs. [TAE marg: This reasoning dont work in this case. If "Reversibility of results as in others processes applied to the problem it would have been done long ago E]

Author

Date

1884-10-30

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8405M

Folder Set

D8405

Title

[D8405M], Letter from R B Reynolds to Thomas Alva Edison, October 30th, 1884

Microfilm ID

71:409

Publisher

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

Timestamp

October 30, 1884