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[QP023-F] American Graphophone Company v. Cleveland Walcutt et al.
This folder contains material pertaining to one of several suits brought by the American Graphophone Co. against Cleveland Walcutt and his associates in the U.S. Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York. The case was initiated in 1894 and involved U.S. Patents 341,214, 341,288, and 341,287 issued to Chichester A. Bell and Charles S. Tainter. Similar cases were initiated in 1897 and 1898. The selected items consist of the index and affidavits by Edison, George E. Tewksbury, and Cleveland Walcutt from a volume entitled Defendants' Papers in Opposition to Motion for Preliminary Injunction.
Courtesy of Thomas Edison National Historical Park.