[LB008088], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Frederick Barker, March 17th, 1881

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Abstract

I went to Philadephia to see about the contraact for Engines to be made at teh Southwark Foundry and did not have a minute to spare as I was obliged to return the same night. I shall be over again soon and will then endeavor to call upon you. I will instruct the men to run the wires at our house. We have tried the experiment of taking a number of loops having 110 ohms hot and which were originally 250 ohms cold and also a number of lamps which were originally 1100 ohms cold and brought them down by Hydrocarbon to within a few ohms of the others and they do not make quite as good a curve as the [incomplete]

Date

1881-03-17

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB008088

Folder Set

LB008

Title

[LB008088], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to George Frederick Barker, March 17th, 1881

Microfilm ID

80:870

Publisher

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

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