[D8505L], Letter from F W Carter to Thomas Alva Edison, May 7th, 1885

Item

Abstract

F.W. Carter writes to TAE to discuss his idea of using electric shears on sheep. Although he has tried at least one method he has failed. The idea they are exploring is using the wire to burn off the wool, but the wire gets too hot. Insull shorthand in marg.

Author

Date

1885-05-07

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8505L

Folder Set

D8505

Title

[D8505L], Letter from F W Carter to Thomas Alva Edison, May 7th, 1885

Microfilm ID

77:274

Publisher

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