[D8848ACQ], Letter from Ezra Torrance Gilliland to Thomas Alva Edison, July 9th, 1888

Item

Abstract

[top corner of letter torn] "...Connery--late managing [editor?] of the New York Herald--has resigned that position because of ill health, and has recently been appointed Consul-General to Mexico. ### He would like to become in some way connected with the phonograph in that country." Yours truly, E.T. Gilliland [Marginalia: "Roberto Gouraud--Say Connery is wealthy and good man for purose. Tell Gil I've ref'd it to G with strong recommendation. See Fox's Letter. E."]

Date

1888-07-09

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8848ACQ

Folder Set

D8848

Title

[D8848ACQ], Letter from Ezra Torrance Gilliland to Thomas Alva Edison, July 9th, 1888

Microfilm ID

124:378

Publisher

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