[D8731AAQ], Letter from Frank McGowan, Charles F Hanington to Thomas Alva Edison, November 16th, 1887

Item

Abstract

Enclosed with D8731AAP. Letter details Hanington and McGowan's travels throughout South America in search of plant fibers for TAE, including bamboo, agave, and palm. Places visited include Manaos, Iquito, the Island Marajo, Island Caurama, Island Murama, Island des Freihas, Quito, Rio Napo, Bogota, Panama, New Grenada.

Date

1887-11-16

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8731AAQ

Folder Set

D8731

Title

[D8731AAQ], Letter from Frank McGowan, Charles F Hanington to Thomas Alva Edison, November 16th, 1887

Microfilm ID

119:779

Publisher

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