[D8933ACK], Telegram from Cornelius J Field to Thomas Alva Edison, November 8th, 1889

Item

Abstract

American channel all right--up to Buffalo Canadian channel three miles shorter and channel safe no traffic or trade from Erie river runs six miles a hour good bottom this is####Western Union Telegraph Company####The best right of way over grand island can be secured cheap average height six feet put of it twenty [-------] part of channel given on map are in fathom not feet this gives river plenty of depth will report in personal Monday C.J Field

Date

1889-11-08

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8933ACK

Folder Set

D8933

Title

[D8933ACK], Telegram from Cornelius J Field to Thomas Alva Edison, November 8th, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:133

Publisher

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