[LB008469], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edison Lamp Co, Francis Robbins Upton, August 29th, 1881

Item

Abstract

Referring to [enct--n] I have written to the chief Signal Officer that you will supply him with what he requires & give him all information and operating by battery &c make small lamp with 5/1000 platinum iridium so as to give two or three candles to work on small battery. Perhaps you had better make two or three lamps for them.##In sending the lamps (which should arrive at Washington on [1]st prox. at latest) state what kind of battery they will want to run them &c charge above to E. E. L. Co. sending bill to me for approval

Date

1881-08-29

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB008469

Folder Set

LB008

Title

[LB008469], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Edison Lamp Co, Francis Robbins Upton, August 29th, 1881

Microfilm ID

80:986

Publisher

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

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