[D8732ABS], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edward Hibberd Johnson, November 25th, 1887

Item

Abstract

"You probably got your impression from the fact that at first I prepared substations in [-----] like [----] go with converters, afterwards I told you I could do better, [----] it was better not to use them If we [-----] direct, which we can now do -- I guarantee the connector will work perfectly & beyond your expectations & it will be useful for bringing in power at a distance in many cases." On the back of this note is a typed list of the sale of Edison plants during the month of November. The list includes columns for purchaser, location, business, and lamps.

Date

1887-11-25

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8732ABS

Folder Set

D8732

Title

[D8732ABS], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edward Hibberd Johnson, November 25th, 1887

Microfilm ID

119:854

Publisher

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