[LB006264], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Charles T Porter, August 6th, 1880

Item

Abstract

We send the patterns by express to day for the Dyamo Electric Machine for which you are building the Steam Engine. Please have itcast in your foundry and planed to measurement as per enclosed sketch. blue lines indicate where the surfaces are to be planed-- The whole and the two surfaces marked A & B should be praticularly good and in general we hope the castings will be fair parts to your Engine It is desirable that the Iron is as soft as can be used to make a good casting.

Recipient

Date

1880-08-06

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB006264

Folder Set

LB006

Title

[LB006264], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Charles T Porter, August 6th, 1880

Microfilm ID

80:336

Publisher

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

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