[D8522V], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, 1885

Item

Abstract

[Letterhead of The Edison Company for Isolated Lighting] Encloses news clipping ("An Ordinance to be Presented Tonight to the House of Delegates to Abolish Gas)" concerning street (arc) lighting proposal for St. Louis Hix writes at bottom: "Wake up Edison! You will get left! The Bluffs in Illinois are 5 miles away, but it is downhill, so the current will run easy."

Date

1885-00-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8522V

Folder Set

D8522

Title

[D8522V], Letter from William Preston Hix to Thomas Alva Edison, 1885

Microfilm ID

77:586

Publisher

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