[X154A7DW], Letter from Uriah Hunt Painter to Sigmund Bergmann, August 28th, 1888

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Abstract

My Dr Mr B: I was in NY yestdy & reported fully to EHJ-- I got an offer about [----] to $12.50 & declined I asked for $25. We will get the latter or much more!##You simply want to say to Edison that I now have a majority of the stock in the old Co & offer you a [cut?] for 5,000 of [new?] Edison Phono-- & you don't know of any [reason ?] why you shall [--- --- them!! EHJ is delighted with the new phono says it will beat them all! The Phono stock is 50!!! I go to Washington and will be back Friday PM Edison gives Gilliland $125,000 of the 500,000. {ESP Co "new phono"]

Recipient

Date

1888-08-28

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Identifier

X154A7DW

Folder Set

X154A7

Title

[X154A7DW], Letter from Uriah Hunt Painter to Sigmund Bergmann, August 28th, 1888

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Publisher

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

Timestamp

August 28, 1888