[SB012BBF], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Erastus Wiman, September 27th, 1882

Item

Abstract

Thanks for yours of 22 with enclosure (). "The system of railroad referred to by your Pittsburgh correspondent is nothing more than that of Siemens at present being used in Europe." will let you know date of test of my system at MP, probably in few weeks. "We shall doubtless be able to arrange to put an electric locomotive on your proposed Staten Island railroad, but I think it would be too expensive to take advantage of the tide such as you suggest."

Recipient

Date

1882-09-27

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

SB012BBF

Folder Set

SB012

Title

[SB012BBF], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to Erastus Wiman, September 27th, 1882

Microfilm ID

89:453

Publisher

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