[D8430C], Letter from William Holzer to Thomas Alva Edison, January 9th, 1884

Item

Abstract

Experiments in carbonizing the following materials: Cow's horn, Hog's intestines, Hog's bristles, Whalebone. Also discussion of lamps exhausted without using current, lamp with cocoanut charcoal in exhasting, carbon of vermicelli stock, now experimenting with shank made of lime[?] Plumbago and water made into paste and put around the platinum wire and carbon.

Date

1884-01-09

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8430C

Folder Set

D8430

Title

[D8430C], Letter from William Holzer to Thomas Alva Edison, January 9th, 1884

Microfilm ID

73:490

Publisher

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