[D8938AAQ], Letter from Henry Villard to Thomas Alva Edison, May 23rd, 1889

Item

Abstract

New York, May 23, 1889.##Thomas A. Edison, Esq.,##Orange, N.J.##Dear Sir:##referring by way of explanation to the enclosed circular, I beg to notify you that the full amount of your participation in the Edison General Electric Syndicate, viz: $150,000., will be due and payable on June 4 next.##You will receive from me against this payment a temporary receipt exchangeable on or before June 15 for $187,500. of stock of the Edison General Electric Company.####Please make check payable to my order.##You are expected to hold the securities you will receive subject to the order of the syndicate until January 1, 1890. Yours truly, H. Villard

Date

1889-05-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8938AAQ

Folder Set

D8938

Title

[D8938AAQ], Letter from Henry Villard to Thomas Alva Edison, May 23rd, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:420

Publisher

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