[D8959AFT], Telegram from George Edward Gouraud to Thomas Alva Edison, October 26th, 1889

Item

Abstract

[SELECTABLE?] Only German no graph Siemens certain if can make for German Coy on terms of your approval don't hesitate." TAE draft reply on reverse: "If siemens manufacture, and company agree to adopt American standard, make no change for ten years without my approval, & you deduct no expenses from any receipts as my expense outside factory investment already double yours and if I net two fifths of all present and subsequent receipts of transaction and satisfactory contract drawn think I would have not objection. [part of text taken from transcription on last page]

Date

1889-10-26

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

D8959AFT

Folder Set

D8959

Title

[D8959AFT], Telegram from George Edward Gouraud to Thomas Alva Edison, October 26th, 1889

Microfilm ID

127:979

Publisher

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