[D8437ZAM], Letter from Samuel Flood Page, Edison and Swan United Electric Light Co Ltd to Thomas Alva Edison, December 29th, 1884

Item

Abstract

Bidwell has received form Preece form Johnson to Mr.Preece. "explain Tae company oregon matter minus profit.their interest received TAE name their refusal suicidal answer" I responded with "am writing reasons for not consenting oregon" Because it is during the holiday time the board has not met I have to answer this without the opinion of the Board. Mr. Leyland the Chairman of the board feel that the installation of on the Oregon was not done well and the did not have enough funds to cover costs. And well as the contract was in unsatisfactory character. nThere are also rumors about the installation goinf on the Cunard Fleet which is a British fleet and there are patent issues in the UK. ( good letter for all business ramifiactions around the Oregon and Cunard and british regard to TAE company and installations)

Date

1884-12-29

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8437ZAM

Folder Set

D8437

Title

[D8437ZAM], Letter from Samuel Flood Page, Edison and Swan United Electric Light Co Ltd to Thomas Alva Edison, December 29th, 1884

Microfilm ID

74:327

Publisher

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