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[Thomas Edison to Leo Baekeland: typescript letter.]

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Author:
Edison, Thomas A (Thomas Alva) 1847-1931
Subject:
Weston, Edward Dr (inventor)
Baekeland, L. H (Leo Hendrik) 1863-1944
Physical description:
Ink on paper
11.1" x 8.4". 2 pages
Type:
Signatures (names)
Letters (correspondence)
Typescripts
Date:
1924
21 October 1924
1920-1930
Summary:
Typed on stationery with letterhead, "From the Laboratory / of / Thomas A. Edison, / Orange, N.Y." Edison writes to contest statements made by Baekeland about the efficiency of electrical dynamos built by Dr. Edward Weston, a competitor of Edison's. With Edison's signature and a handwritten postscript: "All this is well known to the Electrical [sic] / world and article is often quoted in / derision."
Cite as:
Leo H. Baekeland Papers, 1863-1968, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Electric generators
Dynamos
Local number:
AC0005-0000036-1.tif (AC Scan: p. 1)
AC0005-0000036-2.tif (AC Scan, p. 2)
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