[D8518Q], Letter from Edwards H Goff, American Electric Manufacturing Co to Sheridan Stanwood Badger, November 23rd, 1885

Item

Abstract

[Enclosure to D8518P] Received your telegram of last night informing me of the second batch of slanders put into circulation by Mr. Silas Barton of the Thomson-Houston Electric Co. Note your requrest for letters to refute Barton's statements. Lists the statements Barton has made. Will not send letter because do not consider myself or American Company on trial, and our attorney will be contacting Mr. Barton's company. If you have any doubt as to my business methods or the integrity of the American Company, you can write to any of the following businessmen for a reference. Lists a number of men "all of whom stand fully as high in the commercial world as Mr. Barton." List includes Armington & Sims Engine Co. and E.H. Johnson. TAE himself does not appear on the list.

Date

1885-11-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8518Q

Folder Set

D8518

Title

[D8518Q], Letter from Edwards H Goff, American Electric Manufacturing Co to Sheridan Stanwood Badger, November 23rd, 1885

Microfilm ID

77:513

Publisher

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