[X098A028], Letter from Edison Lamp Co, Thomas Alva Edison to William Joseph Hammer, October 31st, 1888

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Title

[X098A028], Letter from Edison Lamp Co, Thomas Alva Edison to William Joseph Hammer, October 31st, 1888

Editor's Notes

Thomas A. Edison, The Edison Machine Works, and the Edison Lamp Co., each bearing one third of the expenses incurred outside of Laboratory expenses, have united in making an Exhibition of the inventions of Mr. Edison and of the products of the Manufacturing Establishments controlled by him.##You on the joint behalf are to have charge and be responsible for the Exhibit to be made. For this you will receive Six Hundred ($600.00) Dollars per month from November 1st, to the end of the Exposition, payable in advance monthly. You willl be allowed your travelling expenses and while in Paris your living expenses at the rate of Thirty ($30.00) per week.##You are not to allow your name to be used in any way in connection with the Exhibition.##Mr. Edison reserves the right to name any personal representative he may choose.##You will look to the Edison Lamp Co., for your pay. Yours truly, Edison Lamp Co By Thomas A Edison [signed by TAE and has Hammers marginal notes regarding this document and the exhibit]

Date

1888-10-31

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Folder/Volume ID

X098A-F

Document ID

X098A028

Publisher

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