[MBSB21483], Interview, Thomas Alva Edison, March 1880

Item

Abstract

Long article on recovery of waste gold; last portion is interview with TAE. Says what distinguishes his approach from others is devising processes specific to each type of gold ore. Has process for Oroville region, but needs further experiments to work tailings from other areas. Costs $8 ton, max. [Beginning of article describes past & present practices of gold recovery.]

Date

1880-03-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

MBSB21483

Folder Set

MBSB2

Title

[MBSB21483], Interview, Thomas Alva Edison, March 1880

Microfilm ID

94:593

Publisher

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