[D8938ABC], Letter from William Dennis Marks to Henry Villard, February 26th, 1889

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Abstract

[This is an enclosure with D8938ABA] Referring to the verbal inerviewof yesterday, at which you and Mr. Edison were present, I would say that as I apprehend it, you offer to me the position of Engineer in Chief of the Edison General Electric Company, at a salary of $10,000, Ten Thousand Dollars per year, also if my connecton with the Company is not required for more than one ear or for less time to pay me $5,000. and accept my resignation. My official connection to begin April 1st, 1889. I am to be held responsible for Mr. Edison and to yourself only of the Officers of the Company, and am to conduct the engineering work and business appertaining to it as I have heretofore for the Edison Co. of Phila. It is also understood that I am to have sufficient time and opportunity to honorably complete my work for the Phila. Co.

Recipient

Date

1889-02-26

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8938ABC

Folder Set

D8938

Title

[D8938ABC], Letter from William Dennis Marks to Henry Villard, February 26th, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:440

Publisher

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