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[Trade catalogs from Pierce Governor Co. Inc.]

Company Name:
Pierce Governor Co. Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
circa 1930s-1940s automobile and truck engine governors (diesel, gasoline) ; rollers for highway construction ; gas carburetor ; Sisson automatic choke for automobiles
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
18 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Anderson, Indiana, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Coal  Search this
Engines  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32546
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32546

[Trade catalogs from Kohler Co.]

Company Name:
Kohler Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Kohler of Kohler  Search this
Notes content:
engines ; Plumbing fixtures: bath tubs ; toilets ; faucets ; electric plants ; boilers ; radiators ; radiant heating equipment ; enameled plumbing ware ; bathroom accessories ; heaters ; sinks ; showers ; "Kohler of Kohler News, Better Homes Number" publication (July 1931)
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
55 pieces; 6 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Kohler, Wisconsin, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_24262
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_24262

Factory Gates

User:
Dobson Mill  Search this
Owner of the mill:
Dobson, John  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 126 in x 65 in x 2 in; 320.04 cm x 165.1 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
factory gates
Associated Place:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
ID Number:
1991.0731.01
Accession number:
1991.0731
Catalog number:
1991.0731.01
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Industry & Manufacturing
Work
Clothing & Accessories
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_879380

Thomas Timings Holme (b. 1913)

Creator:
Yale University  Search this
Subject:
Holme, Thomas Timings 1913-  Search this
Yale University  Search this
Trumbull College (Yale University)  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Industrial engineering  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-3911]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
Copyright Not Evaluated
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_393718

Exhibition Records, 1991

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry  Search this
Uniform title:
HyperCard (Computer file)  Search this
Subject:
Lubar, Steven D  Search this
Engines of Change: The American Industrial Revolution, 1790-1860 (Exhibition) (1986-2006: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Type:
Electronic records
Collection descriptions
Place:
United States
Date:
1991
Topic:
Industrial revolution  Search this
Computer programs  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Engineering--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Inventors  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Artisans  Search this
Personnel management  Search this
Slave labor  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 18-185
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Exhibition Records 1927, 1953-1991 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397502

Departmental Records, 1891-1957

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries  Search this
Subject:
Mitman, Carl Weaver 1889-  Search this
Kainen, Jacob  Search this
Multhauf, Robert P  Search this
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Tolman, Ruel P (Ruel Pardee) 1878-1954  Search this
Giffenhagen, George B  Search this
Lewton, Frederick L (Frederick Lewis) 1874-1959  Search this
Thomas, George S  Search this
Watkins, William N  Search this
Whitebread, Charles  Search this
Physical description:
7.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1891
1891-1957
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Science and industry  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00379
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Departmental Records 1891-1957 [United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219626

Radio Program Records, 1936-1940

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries  Search this
Physical description:
.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Date:
1936
1936-1940
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Science and industry  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Radio programs  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00380
See more items in:
Radio Program Records 1936-1940 [United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219636

Exhibition Records, 1927, 1953-1991

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry  Search this
Subject:
Stephens, Carlene E. 1949-  Search this
Battison, Edwin A  Search this
Vogel, Robert M  Search this
Multhauf, Robert P  Search this
Ferguson, Eugene S  Search this
Mitman, Carl Weaver 1889-  Search this
Roebling, John Augustus 1806-1869  Search this
Lubar, Steven D  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)  Search this
National Museum of History and Technology (U.S.) Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Department of the History of Science and Technology  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Hall of Heavy Machinery  Search this
Physical description:
6.81 cu. ft. processed holdings
13.25 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Drawings
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Floor plans
Black-and-white transparencies
Black-and-white negatives
Color photographs
Color transparencies
Sketches
Exhibition catalogs
Clippings
Newsletters
Architectural drawings
Electronic records
Date:
1927
1927-1991
1927, 1953-1991
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Engineering--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Civil engineering  Search this
Mechanical engineering  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00381
Restrictions & Rights:
Materials less than 15 years old Restricted. Contact reference staff for details
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Exhibition Records 1927, 1953-1991 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219690

Divisional Records, 1948-1981

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Multhauf, Robert P  Search this
Vogel, Robert M  Search this
Battison, Edwin A  Search this
Stephens, Carlene E. 1949-  Search this
Mayr, Otto  Search this
Post, Robert C  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Physical description:
4.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1948
1948-1981
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00535
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Divisional Records 1948-1981 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Division of Engineering and Industry]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219692

Curatorial Correspondence, 1965-2003

Creator:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of the History of Technology  Search this
Subject:
Worthington, William E. 1948-  Search this
Vogel, Robert M  Search this
Battison, Edwin A  Search this
Stephens, Carlene E. 1949-  Search this
Mayr, Otto  Search this
Post, Robert C  Search this
Noble, David F (David Franklin) 1935-  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. processed holdings
2 cu. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Black-and-white photographs
Color photographs
Date:
1965
1965-1986
1965-2003
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00536
See more items in:
Curatorial Correspondence 1965-2003 [National Museum of American History (U.S.) Office of the History of Technology]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219693

Exhibition Records, c. 1887

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries  Search this
Subject:
United States National Museum Department of Arts and Industries  Search this
Physical description:
.25 cu. ft. processed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1887
c 1887
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Science and industry  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00350
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Exhibition Records c. 1887 [United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219974

Agency history, 1881-1957

Creator:
United States National Museum Department of Engineering and Industries  Search this
Subject:
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Taylor, Frank A (Frank Augustus) 1903-2007  Search this
Mitman, Carl Weaver 1889-  Search this
Ravenel, W. de C (William de Chastignier) 1859-1933  Search this
Graf, John Enos  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Mineral Technology  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Mechanical Technology  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Arts and Industries  Search this
National Air Museum (U.S.)  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Technology  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Medicine  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Textiles  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Graphic Arts  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Engineering  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Aeronautics  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Crafts and Industries  Search this
United States National Museum Division of Medicine and Public Health  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1881
1881-1957
Topic:
Engineering--History  Search this
Science and industry  Search this
Art and industry  Search this
Industries--History  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00240
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_222793

Allen Cut-Off Valve Gear, Patent Model

Inventor:
Allen, Horatio  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 4 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 12.065 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
valve, gear, cut-off, model
patent model, valve, steam engine cut off
Place made:
United States: New York
Associated place:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1857
Patent date:
1857-12-15
Related Publication:
Frank A. Taylor. Catalog of the Mechanical Collections of the Division of Engineering United States National Museum, Bulletin 173
ID Number:
MC.308657
Catalog number:
308657
Accession number:
89797
Patent number:
18,837
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Bulletin 173
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_847096

Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974

Creator:
Jacques Seligmann & Co.  Search this
Subject:
Waegen, Rolf Hans  Search this
Glaenzer, Eugene  Search this
de Hauke, César  Search this
Seligmann, Jacques  Search this
Seligmann, René  Search this
Parker, Theresa D.  Search this
Mackay, Clarence Hungerford  Search this
Liechtenstein, House of  Search this
Schiff, Mortimer L.  Search this
Haardt, Georges  Search this
La Fresnaye, Roger de  Search this
Seligman, Germain  Search this
Arenberg  Search this
Seligmann, Arnold  Search this
Trevor, Clyfford  Search this
MM. Jacques Seligmann & fils  Search this
Eugene Glaenzer & Co  Search this
Gersel  Search this
Germain Seligmann & Co  Search this
De Hauke & Co., Inc  Search this
Type:
Gallery records
Topic:
Art  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art dealers  Search this
Art, European  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art treasures in war  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Art, Renaissance  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9936
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212486
AAA_collcode_jacqself
Theme:
The Art Market
Art Gallery Records
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212486
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Oral history interview with Jacob Baker, 1963 September 25

Interviewee:
Baker, Jacob, 1895-1967  Search this
Interviewer:
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington),, 1920-  Search this
Subject:
Baker, Mildred  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Arts administrators  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11712
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213247
AAA_collcode_bakerj63
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213247

Oral history interview with Everett Ellin, 2004 April 27-28

Interviewee:
Ellin, Everett, 1928-2011  Search this
Interviewer:
Kirwin, Liza, 1957-  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12188
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)247266
AAA_collcode_ellin04
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_247266
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Model of Edison's Pearl Street power station

Maker:
Edison Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 18 in x 5 in; 17.78 cm x 45.72 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
Model
power station model
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1927
Credit Line:
from the New York Edison Company
ID Number:
EM.309605
Catalog number:
309605
Accession number:
104795
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Industry & Manufacturing
Work
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Energy & Power
Exhibition:
Exhibit:
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_712587
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Avram and Company machinery, industrial engineers

Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Container:
Box 48, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: reproduction fees may apply. Publication and production quality duplication is restricted due to complex copyright, publicity rights, and right to privacy issues. All duplication requests must be reviewed and approved by Archives Center staff. Potential users must receive written permission from appropriate rights holders prior to obtaining high quality copies.
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 2: Proof Sheets
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref5612

Crosby Steam Engine Indicator

Maker:
Crosby Steam Gage & Valve Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (container material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 10 in x 8 1/2 in; 14.605 cm x 25.4 cm x 21.59 cm
walnut case - from catalog card: 5 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in x 10 in; 14.605 cm x 19.685 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
indicator, steam engine
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts
Credit Line:
Gift of Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois
ID Number:
MC.316797
Catalog number:
316797
Accession number:
228496
Patent number:
1074D
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Work
Industry & Manufacturing
Indicators
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1376104
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Model of Bucyrus-Erie Stripping Shovel

Recipient:
Eisenhower, Dwight D.  Search this
Maker:
Bucyrus-Erie Company  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 4 3/8 in x 15 in; 35.56 cm x 11.1125 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
model of Bucyrus-Erie stripping shovel
Place Made:
United States: Wisconsin, South Milwaukee
Date made:
1960
Credit Line:
President Dwight D. Eisenhower
ID Number:
MC.317688
Catalog number:
317688
Accession number:
231557
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Work and Industry: Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Industry & Manufacturing
Natural Resources
Government, Politics, and Reform
Engineering, Building, and Architecture
Energy & Power
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_846320
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