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

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Title

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

Editor's Notes

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

Folder/Volume ID

LB024-F

Microfilm ID

138:136

Document ID

LB024469

Publisher

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