This folder contains correspondence and other documents relating to the business of the Edison Manufacturing Co. Included are letters pertaining to the company's bank balances and to its contract with Nelson Goodyear for rights to his generator. Among the correspondents is Frank L. Dyer, vice president and general counsel of the company.
Approximately 30 percent of the documents have been selected. The items not selected include routine statements of account, letters of transmittal and acknowledgment, and documents that duplicate information in selected material. Also not selected are documents regarding the designation of Walter Stevens in place of William E. Gilmore, the company's former vice president and general manager, as the "person upon whom process against the corporation may be served."
Other items in the Document File relating to the Edison Manufacturing Co. can be found in "Battery - Primary" and "Motion Pictures" folders.