This folder contains correspondence and other documents relating to the business of the Edison Manufacturing Co. Included is a notice of a $78,718.50 dividend paid to Edison, as well as numerous routine letters pertaining to the renewal of notes and to royalties owed by Western Union Telegraph Co. and other concerns for use of phonoplex circuits. Most of the letters are addressed to Edison, president of the company, or to William E. Gilmore, vice president and general manager.
Only the dividend notice has been selected.
Other items in the Document File relating to the Edison Manufacturing Co. can be found in D-02-02 (Battery - Primary) and in D-02-26 (Motion Pictures).
Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.