[SC88018A], Clipping, New York Press, May 12th, 1888

Item

Abstract

"Home Matters: The Industrial Fair" phonograph exhibition at the fair of the board of trade. Describes great crowds (3,000 people) to see phonograph; TAE's voice heard. Also relates dubious story of a jilted woman in Chicago winning breach of contract suit against former suitor whom she recorded on Edison phonog.

Date

1888-05-12

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

SC88018A

Folder Set

SC88

Title

[SC88018A], Clipping, New York Press, May 12th, 1888

Microfilm ID

146:246

Publisher

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

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