[N015060], Technical Note, Francis Robbins Upton, 1879

Item

Abstract

notes on gas lighting ref to p. 1 scrapbook paper by C. E. Jones before British Association of Gas Managers May 1879 re chief requirements of public lights, steadiness of flame not susceptible to atmospheric commotion, uniform intensity, great penetrating power, ever available without preparation and easily lighted, non liability to any sudden or self extinguishing, shadowless, commercially cheap, notes bad designs of street lamps with useless ornamentation; regarding design of glass for lamps; notes on gas costs in England

Date

1879-00-00

Decade

1870-1879

Identifier

N015060

Folder Set

N015

Title

[N015060], Technical Note, Francis Robbins Upton, 1879

Microfilm ID

30:549

Publisher

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