[LB024469], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to John Canfield Tomlinson, May 26th, 1887

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Abstract

Enclosed please find letters from The Harden Hand Grenade (?) people of St. Louis under date 24th inst. Covering a clipping from the St. Louis Globe Democrat in reference to the Edison Fire Extinguishers. (#205 Law Building {illegible} St. Louis, Mo). I also annex a communication from W.J. Maurice of St. Louis who states that the Manufacturers of the above device represent it as one of my inventions. I have replied to eeach of these letters denying my connection with the machine and wish you would kingly take the necessary legal action to have the misrepresentation suppressed.

Date

1887-05-26

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB024469

Folder Set

LB024

Title

[LB024469], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to John Canfield Tomlinson, May 26th, 1887

Microfilm ID

138:136

Publisher

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

Timestamp

May 26, 1887