[D8462E], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, January 15th, 1884

Item

Abstract

100-light dynamo at Merchants Natl Bank, Chicago, running 88 lights sparked badly and overheated so as to melt the solder. Insulation also gave out. It's gone to Machine Works for repair, but can we continue to run this many lights from it? TAE marg: "Meadowcroft= Did you send all the documents I gave you to Bliss## Among them was a letter from Hutchinson saying 100 lit mac was best machine made. Did this letter go?"

Mentions

Date

1884-01-15

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8462E

Folder Set

D8462

Title

[D8462E], Letter from George Harrison Bliss to Thomas Alva Edison, January 15th, 1884

Microfilm ID

76:459

Publisher

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