[D8828ACO1], Letter from Henry Bergh, Jr., American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Anima to Thomas Alva Edison, July 28th, 1888

Item

Abstract

"Your favor of the 21st inst. was just received, having been forwarded to the Sagamore, after I had left, and thence returned to our New York office. ### I beg to express my deep regret that I should have misinterpreted your object in writing to me for the information desired, and to extend my thanks, also, for your kindness. ### Mayor Hewitt seems not to favor the use of electricity for the destruction of the dogs at the pound and I have therefore abandoned that method for the one employed by the Pennsylvania Society P.C.A.--carbonic oxyd gas, and which he seems inclined to adopt. ### With assurances of my high regard, I am"

Date

1888-07-28

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8828ACO1

Folder Set

D8828

Title

[D8828ACO1], Letter from Henry Bergh, Jr., American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Anima to Thomas Alva Edison, July 28th, 1888

Microfilm ID

122:916

Publisher

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