[MU049], Letter from Moses Gerrish Farmer to Thomas Alva Edison, August 11th, 1880

Item

Abstract

Should have thanked you sooner for sending 1 of your lamps with Stowell. The carbon broke before he sent it to me. Describes measurements made on broken carbon. Calculates HP per cubic inch & other parameters. Discusses Rowland & Barker measurements, compares with Morton's. Hope to see 80 candles from 1 lb coal.

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Date

1880-08-11

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

MU049

Folder Set

MU03

Title

[MU049], Letter from Moses Gerrish Farmer to Thomas Alva Edison, August 11th, 1880

Microfilm ID

95:608

Publisher

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