[D8503ZBF], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, June 1885

Item

Abstract

[Letterhead of The Edison Company for Isolated Lighting; portions of two newspaper articles attached to top of letter.] Have an invitation from the Governor of Missouri to go with General Beauregard and spend a few days at the Mansion, but had to decline because I will be in the Kansas Penitentiary on Thursday. "I will get out as I meet the board to light it." Don't forget to write General Beauregard--he returns home at the end of the week. TAE Marg: "Insull ##I have the letter. Will ans[wer] when I get home."

Date

1885-06-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8503ZBF

Folder Set

D8503

Title

[D8503ZBF], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, June 1885

Microfilm ID

77:119

Publisher

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