[D8522I], List, Edison Company for Isolated Lighting, June 1885

Item

Abstract

List of Contracts closed by the Edison Co. For Isolated Lighting during June 1885. For each entry, gives name and address of purchaser, size of the plant, number of lamps, and price. Insull{?} Marg: Handwritten notes on back of document appear to be business updates. "McKeesport ordered 1600 Lights on Isolated basis." ##"Johnstown not signed." ##Canadian buz closed R[oyal].E[lectric].L[ight]. Co. of C[anada], 5 years agency, Royalty to this Co. of 15% on selling price, no responsibility to us. ##Have had visit from Sanderpoll{?}--wants to go into incandescent biz. ##Conference about middle July. ##Going to Chicago to close new contract for them--expect{?} C[entral].S[tation]. biz in their territory with their own capital. ##Got another dividend from Delaney{?}, bigger than previous--$3600 and have added 300 more [----] $56; got $8000 down, am still discussing price for 1500. ##Bates called today, promised B & C should have dividend at 1000 Ins.{?} ##Had talk with Bates Telephone. [isolated lighting reference]

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Date

1885-06-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8522I

Folder Set

D8522

Title

[D8522I], List, Edison Company for Isolated Lighting, June 1885

Microfilm ID

77:568

Publisher

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