[D8546ZBY], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Thomas Alva Edison, November 6th, 1885

Item

Abstract

[LETTERHEAD: The Great North Western Telegraph Co. of Canada] Tested new coils "and they work splendidly"; could TAE send Ott to assist few days; he may be able to solve induction problem and would be more trustworth; has become convinced Mr. Toye of Great North Western [inventor of automatic repeater], who has been delegated to assist, is trying to sabotage the test; Dwight and Tate have prohibited Dr. Rosebrugh from examining system, but Toye allowed him; Tate has been informed Rosebrugh is a "shark";

Date

1885-11-06

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8546ZBY

Folder Set

D8546

Title

[D8546ZBY], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Thomas Alva Edison, November 6th, 1885

Microfilm ID

78:688

Publisher

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