[D8939ABE], Letter from Francis Robbins Upton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 15th, 1889

Item

Abstract

Harrison, N.J., April 15th, 1889####Thomas A. Edison, Esq.,####Laboratory,####Orange, N.J.####Dear Sir:--####In speaking with Mr. Steringer regarding Tacoma, I find that there is a plant there put in by Michell & Spaulding, under the supervision of John Ward. This plant has 1200 volts E.M.F. 3 Wire system using 600 volt upon a side. The plant is a thorough success and gives great satisfaction to the people, and is priving to be very profitable. The lamps used are Municipal lamps with Municipal Cut Outs. These lamps are used in stores and for all uses where electric lighting is desired.####Yours very truly,####Francis R. Upton####[name mentionsL Luther Steringer, John Ward, F.R. Upton, Thos Edison]

Date

1889-04-15

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8939ABE

Folder Set

D8939

Title

[D8939ABE], Letter from Francis Robbins Upton to Thomas Alva Edison, April 15th, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:509

Publisher

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