[X154A4DE], Report from Electric Railway Company of the United States, Edward Hibberd Johnson, March 27th, 1885

Item

Abstract

Unidentified press clipping of EHJ's report to board of Electric Railway Co of the US. Discusses meeting among TAE, Field, Batchelor (representing EMW) and himself. Despite his patents for applying electric power to cars, TAE favors an electric locomotive. However, agree to take approach of fitting each car with a motor. Also agree to employ frictional clutches so armature can maintain its speed at all times.

Date

1885-03-27

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

X154A4DE

Folder Set

X154A4

Title

[X154A4DE], Report from Electric Railway Company of the United States, Edward Hibberd Johnson, March 27th, 1885

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Publisher

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