[D8807ADJ], Letter from Horace Townsend to Alfred Ord Tate, December 29th, 1888

Item

Abstract

[NYC; write is acquantance/associate of Lathrop] "You have always been so kind and courteous to me that I hesitate asking you to take still further trouble on my behalf. [S. S.?] McClure, however who controls an inmportant newspaper syndicate, has asked me to procure for him a signed interview with Mr. Edison on the present state of electrical science and its possibl future. Don't you think Mr Edison could be prevailed on to give me half an hour's chat? The article would be strictly non-commital and NON-autobiographical!......"

Recipient

Date

1888-12-29

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8807ADJ

Folder Set

D8807

Title

[D8807ADJ], Letter from Horace Townsend to Alfred Ord Tate, December 29th, 1888

Microfilm ID

121:791

Publisher

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