[LB003408], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Edward Gouraud, October 14th, 1878

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Abstract

recd cable about Bell people putting on injunction on our receivers with magnet. However it is perhaps best that Bells patent be sustained because if left open to the public(?) it might damage us . . . The new receiver is such an enormous advance in telegraphy. . . In fact with the carbon transmitter and this receiver we have control of telephony for the future, so be careful . . . (expts with light)

Date

1878-10-14

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

LB003408

Folder Set

LB003

Title

[LB003408], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Edward Gouraud, October 14th, 1878

Microfilm ID

28:841

Publisher

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

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