[D8627K], Agreement, Edison Machine Works, Winfield Scott Sims, April 1886

Item

Abstract

Agreement between Machine Works and Sims [see Doc D8627J]. States that pursuant to certain contract between Sims and Lieut. Colonel Abbot on behalf of U.S.A. of June 30, 1885, Sims was to furnish five certain torpedoes to Abbot for which Sims is to receive $7,000 apiece. [Contract goes on to begin to describe agreement between Machine Works and Sims concerning the torpedoes, but is incomplete; it ends: "and whereas party of the first part [Machine Works] has been engaged in the manufacture of said Torpedoes and has completed two of the same and the party of the second part [Sims] is desirous"]

Date

1886-04-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8627K

Folder Set

D8627

Title

[D8627K], Agreement, Edison Machine Works, Winfield Scott Sims, April 1886

Microfilm ID

79:525

Publisher

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