[D8941AAM], Letter from Shanghai Cotton Cloth Mill Co, Albert Whitney Danforth to Thomas Alva Edison, April 16th, 1889

Item

Abstract

April 16th 1889####Thos A. Edison Esq.####65 Fifth Avenue####New York, N.Y., U.S####Dear Sir:####We have just made a contract with your local agents, Messrs Frazar & Co for an Edison Incandescent Electric Light Plant of 450-10 cp lights, and as it is the initial plant in Shanghai and there are many reasons why it should be a perfect success I take opportunity of calling your attention to the subject with request that you will give, if possible some personal attention to the preparation of the plant. Pressure of time prevents my getting into details by this mail.####I am####Yours sincerely####A.W. Danforth####[name mentions: A.W. Danforth, Thos Edison, Messrs Frazar & Co]

Mentions

Date

1889-04-16

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8941AAM

Folder Set

D8941

Title

[D8941AAM], Letter from Shanghai Cotton Cloth Mill Co, Albert Whitney Danforth to Thomas Alva Edison, April 16th, 1889

Microfilm ID

126:632

Publisher

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