From birth to merger

Thursday evening I wrote a little to you in pencil, but did not send it before I got your letter the next day, which is why it will stay at home as well. Your letter tells me that the exhibition opened on the announced day. You will not leave Paris until everything is completely ready? so you can see the whole show in full glory.

Friday Ida was at the hospital since she has a pain in the right hand and the doctor said it was something wasting that appeared in that form. However, it was very unfortunate since it will probably last long and now it has even begun to hurt in the whole body, especially the legs.

Lars Magnus Ericsson’s mechanical engineering workshop

Lars Magnus Ericsson’s mechanical engineering workshop

The telephone had come to Sweden. The first demonstrations were held in Stockholm in August 1877. Lars Magnus Ericsson soon received telephones for repair.

The path to merger with SAT

The path to merger with SAT

SAT and L M Ericsson were merged in the summer of 1918 and became Allmänna Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson. The merger in 1918 was a natural step in a long-term process that had brought the two companies closer together.