[X001J1AS], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to John F Ott, March 1884

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Abstract

[SELECTABLE] "TAE Magnolia Florida. John: Have Atheson if not busy with the plating go ahead and experiment on disolving cellulose in Cupric Ammonium" Wants to disolve paper on cotton. Try cotton twine, also soft pulpy cellulose of carrots, cauliflower, asparagus, andcotton treated with potash. "I feel convinced that we can make a good stock by disolving cellulose in some form by cupric ammonium. How are they progressing with plating ina vacuum?"

Recipient

Date

1884-03-00

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

X001J1AS

Folder Set

X001J1

Title

[X001J1AS], Letter from Thomas Alva Edison to John F Ott, March 1884

Microfilm ID

Publisher

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

Timestamp

March 1, 1884