[D8818AKR], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Harrison Bliss, May 21st, 1888

Item

Abstract

I have your letter under date 12th inst. I have seen in the papers accounts of your defence. I think Leonard could give you the best points. The principal reason why there are so many advocates of the alternating system may perhaps be found in the fact that the Edison people have the principal and broadest patent on the directy system. If our patents were public property you would hadrly find an altenating man in the United States,

Date

1888-05-21

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8818AKR

Folder Set

D8818

Title

[D8818AKR], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Harrison Bliss, May 21st, 1888

Microfilm ID

122:313

Publisher

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