[D8704ADW], Letter from B G Miller to Thomas Alva Edison, October 22nd, 1887

Item

Abstract

Enclose diagram of electric motor and galvanic battery I've had in the office for awhile but seems to have short circuited; am an old manager of Western Union [?] here [Dakota]; am continually experimenting with electricity on small scale, and use this motor and battery base; if I send them could you repair them?; do you have an old book on electricity you could send me; have been in the Biz 10 years, formerly taking Cincinnati report at Milw.; met an oldtimer named Madison who worked in Boston when you first entered the office and worked NY quad who said I might get a good book from you; if you can locate trouble in apparatus will send by express; [diagram enclosure included].

Author

Mentions

Date

1887-10-22

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8704ADW

Folder Set

D8704

Title

[D8704ADW], Letter from B G Miller to Thomas Alva Edison, October 22nd, 1887

Microfilm ID

119:268

Publisher

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