[D8505W], Letter from W J De Poincy to Thomas Alva Edison, November 24th, 1885

Item

Abstract

Read that you sought a vegetable carbon that can resist consumption; in my business of fruit growing have noted that the roots of a species of palm in land cleared more than fifteen years remain as they were when the tree was living; if you wish, I will send some.

Date

1885-11-24

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8505W

Folder Set

D8505

Title

[D8505W], Letter from W J De Poincy to Thomas Alva Edison, November 24th, 1885

Microfilm ID

77:298

Publisher

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