[LB031038], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to William Joseph Hammer, June 24th, 1889

Item

Abstract

I beg to confirm the following cablegram sent you 22d instant:-- [NEWARK, PARIS. June 23, 1889. ### "Use your judgment about juries. Grephophones only claim to originality is recording by cutting wax. Procure immediately copy of La Nature, edited by Tissandier, 1879, page 349; article on Lembrigots phonograph used cutting tool and sterine wax. See also my British Patent Number 1644 of 1878, paragraph thirty of specificating filed October 22d. EDISON." Yours very truly, [signed] TAE

Date

1889-06-24

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

LB031038

Folder Set

LB031

Title

[LB031038], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to William Joseph Hammer, June 24th, 1889

Microfilm ID

139:422

Publisher

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