This folder contains correspondence and other documents relating to the patenting, manufacture, and sale of Edison storage batteries in countries other than the United States. Most of the documents concern relations among Edison, Sigmund Bergmann, and Bergmann's Deutsche Edison-Accumulatoren-Co. Included are items pertaining to supplies and equipment, Edison's newly developed cells, and European sales rights.
Approximately 70 percent of the documents have been selected. The items not selected include letters and telegrams regarding Deutsche Edison executive committee and board meetings, the minutes of one executive meeting, and documents that duplicate information in selected items.