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Henry Grattan Tyrrell and Mary Maude Knox Tyrrell Papers, ca. 1895-1941

Creator:
Tyrrell, Henry Grattan 1867-1948
Author:
Tyrrell, Mary Maude Knox
Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Physical description:
2.3 cu. ft.; 6 boxes
Type:
Clippings
Collection descriptions
Manuscripts
Advertisements
Scrapbooks
Publications
Correspondence
Date:
1895
1941
ca 1895-1941
1900-1950
1880-1910
Notes:
Henry Grattan Tyrrell, civil and bridge engineer and architect, authored a number of books dealing with bridge building and other civil engineering topics. His wife, Mary Maude Knox Tyrrell, co-authored and illustrated many of the books.
Summary:
The papers contain biographical and bibliographical files; publications and manuscripts on bridges, artistic bridge design, municipal bridge planning, moveable bridges, the feasibility of floating tunnels, and the design and construction of factories and mill buildings in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain, 1900-1920; correspondence, 1895, 1908-1922, 1931-1941; and newspaper clippings and scrapbooks containing biographical and advertising material.
Topic:
Civil engineers
Architects
Factories
Bridges
Tunnels
Mill buildings
Mills
Local number:
2007.3070 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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