[LB027144], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Samuel Insull, November 23rd, 1888

Item

Abstract

"In regard to financial condition of the Edison Phonograph Works. I have arranged with Mr. Edison to make them a loan, to carry them through the period that intervenes between the commencement of manufacture and the production of completed machines. I estimate that the money so to [unclear] will amount to about twenty thousand dollars. Mr. Edison does not desire to disturb his deposit at Drexel, Morgan's it is, therefore, necessary for me to consider the amount of $10,000 which the Machine Works owes Mr. Edison on those two notes which we [unclear] for you. If you cannot give us cash conveniently, I can use the Edison Machine Works notes. Can you let me have the latter within three or four days?" Yours very truly, AO Tate

Recipient

Date

1888-11-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB027144

Folder Set

LB027

Title

[LB027144], Letter from Alfred Ord Tate to Samuel Insull, November 23rd, 1888

Microfilm ID

138:527

Publisher

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