[LB007531], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edison Machine Works, Charles E Rocap, June 20th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Referring to yur letter of yesterdays date I beg to return you herewith Major Eaton's letter to Mr Edison & would like you to state in replying thereto that the investment in machinery is $250,000. In replying to the question as to how many machines are building say "375 machines representing 75,000 "a" lights and including 15 large Steam Dynamos or from $475,000 to $500,000 of work.##The other questions you can answer as you think best.##I may mention that it was on 3rd March 1881 that I first [inspected] the shop and after going through the place went with Mr Dean to see Mr Roach & leased the place

Date

1882-06-20

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB007531

Folder Set

LB007

Title

[LB007531], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edison Machine Works, Charles E Rocap, June 20th, 1882

Microfilm ID

80:653

Publisher

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

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