[D8713AAH], Letter from Arthur Edwin Kennelly to Ezra Torrance Gilliland, September 16th, 1887

Item

Abstract

Seek electrical work in America; am 26 years old; have worked 10 years for Eastern Telegraph Co. of London, first as a learner, then an operator, and for the last 7 years in the electrical department; am now senior electrician on staff engaged in repairing ships.###Have good mathematical and scientific training and have invented several instruments "of a telegraphic nature."###Am author of several articles on technical subjects in the "Electrician" of London and a paper read last April before the Society of Telegraph Engineers.###Am accustomed to all forms of telegraphic and electrical testing.###Speak French well and Spanish and Italian "rather imperfectly"; have practical knowledge of shorthand.###Present salary is 300 pounds a year; prefer lab work. [See follow-up D8713AAS]

Date

1887-09-16

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8713AAH

Folder Set

D8713

Title

[D8713AAH], Letter from Arthur Edwin Kennelly to Ezra Torrance Gilliland, September 16th, 1887

Microfilm ID

119:479

Publisher

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