[SB012AAS], Interview, Thomas Alva Edison, July 23rd, 1880

Item

Abstract

Typed extracts of NY Herald and Graphic articles on electic locomotion. 23 July Herald quotes Edison on application to NY elevated lines; operating cost comparisonss (some figures from 89:251). Anticipates burning coal dust in 6 stations to power NY's 4 elev lines. 24 Herald quotes Gen Haines, manager of NY elevated co. Other articles discuss Field's railway motor and priority claims.

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Date

1880-07-23

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

SB012AAS

Folder Set

SB012

Title

[SB012AAS], Interview, Thomas Alva Edison, July 23rd, 1880

Microfilm ID

89:279

Publisher

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