[LB021448], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Thomas Pike, March 22nd, 1886

Item

Abstract

Enclosed I beg to hand you Mr. Edison's cheque #2389{?} under date 22nd inst for $83.33, same being amount of your salary in full to 16th inst. ##Your last letter received. In regard to expenses embodied in same, I have credited your account and would have included them in this cheque had it not been written and signed before I turned your extra expense in to our bookkeeper. ##I am going down to see Mr. Wiman this morning {next few words washed out} the information for which I was waiting. I will write you immediately after my interview, giving you details to communicate to Mr. Dwight. ##I go to Baltimore tonight to make preliminary arrangements for installing circuit from Baltimore to Harper's Ferry, VA (95 miles) for the B&O Railway. Both our city circuits are in first class condition. One of them averages 400 messages per day. ##Material shipped by you arrived{?} ok.

Recipient

Date

1886-03-22

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB021448

Folder Set

LB021

Title

[LB021448], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Thomas Pike, March 22nd, 1886

Microfilm ID

83:520

Publisher

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

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