[D8907ACI], Letter from Jonathan Lewis Young to Edison Phonograph Works, John C English, October 30th, 1889

Item

Abstract

[SENT FROM LONDON; argely illegible due to carbon bleed through] ".. . . . Several gentlemen have volunteered but I should appreciate naturally such information coming [illeg] in a much higher degree. If you could write only bare facts" to complete the chpater. "I would like [illeg] and the various machines and the processes." The work will be published next January simultaneously in France, England, and Norway. Please mail me the information. ## Hammer writes: 'You had better postpone your book until you get some photos and matter I am having made for you and if you can run over to Paris I can give you some valuable data. I have just had interesting photos made of Edison's original phonograph, his perfected tin foil maching and his new treadle latest type talking doll military phonograph and [an arrangement?] of all. The picture of [remainder illeg]

Date

1889-10-30

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8907ACI

Folder Set

D8907

Title

[D8907ACI], Letter from Jonathan Lewis Young to Edison Phonograph Works, John C English, October 30th, 1889

Microfilm ID

125:647

Publisher

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

Timestamp

October 30, 1889