This folder contains correspondence, drawings, and other documents pertaining to the U.S. patent applications of Charles L. Brasseur and to his work with the Edison Manufacturing Co. on color photography. The selected documents are from 1908. Included are letters by Brasseur, Frank L. Dyer of the Legal Department, and William E. Gilmore of the Edison Manufacturing Co.
Approximately 30 percent of the documents have been selected. Among the unselected items are a few letters from Brasseur to Dyer Smith of the Legal Department (1906, 1910) and copies of outgoing correspondence from Frank L. Dyer to Brasseur and William E. Gilmore. There is also a drawing labeled "Lumière" and a document relating to thread veneering. Related correspondence can be found in the "1908. Motion Pictures" folder in the Document File Series.