[D8535B], Letter from Ernest Kahle to Thomas Alva Edison, January 8th, 1885

Item

Abstract

Intending to found a society of shareholders to carry into the German household the "electric glow lamps," I request the following information. ##1. Whether transportable lamps that can be pre-feeded by the main machine, then operated without being connected to the machine, exist; ##2. If so, if you will give me some to show at lectures and meetings; ##3. The price of such lamps and the main machines; ##4. The lighting capacity of a lamp in proportion with a candle and a gaslamp; ##5. Whether these lamps can be used to take photographs and how many are necessary for a shop.

Author

Date

1885-01-08

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8535B

Folder Set

D8535

Title

[D8535B], Letter from Ernest Kahle to Thomas Alva Edison, January 8th, 1885

Microfilm ID

78:65

Publisher

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