[X001G2BF], Technical Note, Thomas Alva Edison, May 25th, 1885

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Abstract

[This is reply to John Anderson inquiry] "Phillip Reis of Germany only musical not articulating The first person to publicly use (?) a telephone for transmission of articulate speech was A. G. Bell. The first practical commercial phone for tranmission of articulate speech was invented by myself. Telephones used throughout the world are mine & Bells mine is used for transmitting, Bells i used for receiving"

Date

1885-05-25

Decade

1880-1889

Subject

Identifier

X001G2BF

Folder Set

X001G2

Title

[X001G2BF], Technical Note, Thomas Alva Edison, May 25th, 1885

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Publisher

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