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IRVING DECKING FOR BRIDGES, THE OPEN STEEL MESH PAVEMENT

Author:
IRVING SUBWAY GRATING CO., INC  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1945
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
003418
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_174537

GOLD MEDAL, STEEL SIDEWALK BRIDGE

Author:
CHESEBRO-WHITMAN CO., INC  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1928
CA 1928
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
007758
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_175421

Illustrated album embracing iron bridged, roofs, columns, chord links, and shapes..

Author:
Keystone Bridge Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1874
Ca1874
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
20526
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_202444

CATALOGUE OF...(MICROFILM)

Author:
Berlin Iron Bridge Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1900
CA 1900
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
016096
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_224427

Charles T. G. Looney Papers

Collector:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Creator:
Looney, Charles Thomas George, 1906-1987  Search this
Names:
Cross, Hardy  Search this
Extent:
9.1 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Manuals
Pamphlets
Place:
Iowa
Maryland
North Carolina
Connecticut
Date:
1917-1971.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of Charles T. G. Looney contain handbooks, lectures, manuals, pamphlets, regulations reports, and research bulletins on structural design, concrete and steel materials testing, impact and stress studies, bridges, earthquakes, and erosion, building codes, waterpower, mathematical calculations, professional associations, and related engineering topics. Also includes lecture notes for courses taught by Hardy Cross at the University of Illinois.,Archives Center.
Arrangement:
1 series. Arrangement: By subject and numeric thereunder.
Biographical / Historical:
Charles T. G. Looney (1906-1987) consulting engineer and college professor taught at the University of North Carolina, 1936-1937; University of Iowa, 1937-1943; Johns Hopkins University, 1943-1946; Yale University, 1946-1958; and the University of Maryland, 1958-1972.
Provenance:
Donated to the National Museum of History and Technology (now the National Museum of American History) in 1973.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Concrete bridges  Search this
Soil erosion  Search this
Building laws  Search this
Structural design  Search this
Materials -- Testing  Search this
Water-power  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuals
Pamphlets
Citation:
Division of the History of Technology, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1084
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1084

Nathan W. Morgan Papers

Collector:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Creator:
Morgan, Nathan W.  Search this
Names:
American Bridge Company  Search this
Bureau of Public Roads  Search this
Extent:
10 Cubic feet (29 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Scrapbooks
Clippings
Pamphlets
Drawings
Photographs
Trade catalogs
Reports
Place:
New York
San Francisco (Calif.)
California
Date:
ca. 1902-1972.
Scope and Contents:
These papers contain materials relating to the design and construction of highway bridges: scrapbooks of clippings compiled by Morgan on suspension, concrete arch, moveable, steel arch, timber, concrete, steel simple span, cantilever, and stone bridges; photographs of American bridges taken by Morgan, 1938; clippings, photographs, pamphlets, and books on bridge welding, 1909-1959; catalog histories, construction stories, and illustrated pamphlets, 1902-1959; drawings and articles on moveable bridges, 1924; reprints, brochures, technical reports, research reports, bridge authority reports and advertising for highway bridges, chiefly in New York and San Francisco, 1918-1959; unsorted clippings on highway bridges, bridge welding, and tunnels, 1954-1968; seven binders of bridge photographs, 1922-1937; and clippings and photographs of bridge construction design, 1969-1972.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
Nathan W. Morgan, government civil engineer, worked for the American Bridge Company, 1916-1925, and for the Bureau of Public Roads, Bridge Division, 1925-1961.
Provenance:
Donated by Nathan W. Morgan to the National Museum of History and Technology (now the National Museum of American History), Division of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, in 1964.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Concrete bridges  Search this
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Tunnels  Search this
welding  Search this
Moveable bridges  Search this
Bridges -- Design and construction  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks -- 20th century
Clippings -- 20th century
Pamphlets -- 20th century
Drawings -- 20th century
Photographs -- 20th century
Trade catalogs
Reports
Citation:
Nathan W. Morgan Papers, 1902-1972, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0965
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0965

The iron bridge of Spanish Town / by David Buisseret

Author:
Buisseret, David  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Jamaica
Date:
1979
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
F1861 .J277
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1050469

Constructions-details für schmiedeeiserne Brücken

Author:
Gabriely, Adolf von  Search this
Physical description:
38 p. 84 plates. 37 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1879
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG380 .G3
TG380.G3
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_158434

Steel railway bridges, designs and weights, by Edward C. Dilworth

Author:
Dilworth, Edward C (Edward Coe)  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 185 p. illus., diagrs. 25 x 33cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1916
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG445.D5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_246375

Elementare Theorie und Berechnung eiserner Dach- und Brücken-Constructionen / von August Ritter

Author:
Ritter, August 1826-1908  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 384 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1870
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG145 .R614 1870
TG145.R614 1870
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_384451

Skeleton structures : especially in their application to the building of steel and iron bridges / by Olaus Henrici

Author:
Henrici, O (Olaus) 1840-1918  Search this
Physical description:
92 p., 4 fold. leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1866
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG265 .H518
TG265.H518
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_114775

Practical treatise on the construction of iron highway bridges, for the use of town committees. Together with a short essay upon the application of the principles of the lever to a ready analysis of the strains upon the more customary forms of beams and trusses. By Alfred P. Boller

Author:
Boller, Alfred Pancoast 1840-1912  Search this
Physical description:
x, [7]-144 p. front., illus., 4 pl., diagrs. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1881
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG425.B69 1881
TG425.B69 1881
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_246161

Malleable iron bridges. Details of their construction, and summary of experiments; illustrated by the Britannia and Conway tubular bridges, and the tubular girder bridges at St. George's landing stage, Liverpool, and over the river Trent at Gainsborough. By G. Drysdale Dempsey, C.E

Author:
Dempsey, G. Drysdale (George Drysdale) d. 1859  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. 29 x 23 cm. and atlas of 11 pl. 70 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1850
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG380.D38 1850
TG380.D38 1850
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_246183

Iron applied to railway structures: comprising an abstract of results of experiments conducted under the authority of the commmissioners appointed by Her Majesty to inquire into the application of iron to railway structures. With practical notes, and illustrated by plates and descriptions of someof the principal railway bridges. By G. Drysdale Dempsey, C.E

Author:
Dempsey, G. Drysdale (George Drysdale) d. 1859  Search this
Physical description:
1 p. l., 42 p. X pl. 29 x 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1850
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TF270.D38 1850
TF270.D38 1850
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_246188

Works in iron : bridge and roof structures / by Ewing Matheson

Author:
Matheson, Ewing  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 331 p. : ill., diagrs. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1873
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Roofs  Search this
Call number:
TG380 .M37Z
TG380.M37Z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_246407

Elementary theory and calculation of iron bridges and roofs. By August Ritter ... Tr. from the German [3d ed.) by H.R. Sankey ..

Author:
Ritter, August 1826-1908  Search this
Sankey, Matthew Henry Phineas Riall 1853-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 395 p. diagrs. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1879
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Roofs  Search this
Call number:
TG145.R614 E1879
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_109189

Prize bridges, 1928-1956

Author:
American Institute of Steel Construction  Search this
Physical description:
unpaged. illus. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1957
[1957]
Topic:
Bridges  Search this
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG23 .A7 1957X
TG23.A7 1957X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_121875

Prize bridges, 1928-1940

Author:
American Institute of Steel Construction  Search this
Physical description:
[26] p. illus. 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1941
[1941]
Topic:
Bridges  Search this
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Call number:
TG23 .A512
TG23.A512
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_158305

Welded deck highway bridges; editor, James G. Clark

Author:
James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation  Search this
Clark, James Gordon 1918-  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 247 p. diagrs. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1950
[c1950]
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Welding  Search this
Call number:
TG380.J3X 1950
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_343726

The construction of wrought iron bridges: embracing the practical application of the principles of mechanics to wrought iron girder work

Author:
Latham, John Herbert  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 282 p. illus
Type:
Books
Date:
1858
Topic:
Iron and steel bridges  Search this
Girders  Search this
Call number:
TG145 .L35
TG145.L35
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_47091

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