[LB011305A], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to R M Hughes, February 16th, 1882

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Abstract

Referring to yours of Feby. 9, 82, I beg to reply that I have completed the electric Motor and have it in successful operation at Menlo Park on two miles of track. In my lamp factory at same place I employ about 130 more.##I have secured right to lay wires in all Streets in New York, to supply light and power for domestic use and distribute the current like gas and sell the same by meter.

Recipient

Mentions

Date

1882-02-16

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB011305A

Folder Set

LB011

Title

[LB011305A], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to R M Hughes, February 16th, 1882

Microfilm ID

81:371

Publisher

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

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