[SB012BBD], Letter from Staten Island Rapid Transit Railroad Co, Erastus Wiman to Thomas Alva Edison, September 22nd, 1882

Item

Abstract

Encloses SB012BBE. Pls remember your promise to let me see test of elect rwy. Would like to see principle test on small Staten Isl rwy we plan to build. "Enormous tide" near proposed tracks; possible to use this for power, as force of water is used at Munich? [maps and prospctus follow]

Date

1882-09-22

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

SB012BBD

Folder Set

SB012

Title

[SB012BBD], Letter from Staten Island Rapid Transit Railroad Co, Erastus Wiman to Thomas Alva Edison, September 22nd, 1882

Microfilm ID

89:447

Publisher

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