[MBLB2034], Letter from Charles Batchelor to James Adams, September 11th, 1878

Item

Abstract

sends new telephone on a bracket, this is instrument adopted by G&S, designed for use with Phelps receiver, and there are now about 1,000 in use in the country, ship carbons to Chicago and SF; describes how to adjust; a lightning arrester on side,; glad of Adams's success on long lines with cable; doing some big things with electric light just now and will let Adams know soon; days of magneto shortening as people want TAE's instead of Bell's; Gray and Phelps receivers rely on TAE's carbon transmitter

Recipient

Date

1878-09-11

Decade

1870-1879

Type

Identifier

MBLB2034

Folder Set

MBLB2

Title

[MBLB2034], Letter from Charles Batchelor to James Adams, September 11th, 1878

Microfilm ID

93:249

Publisher

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