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Nile's Tool Works

Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.09681.08
Catalog number:
09681.08
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790165

Niles Tool Works

Object Name:
Print
ID Number:
GA.09681.15
Catalog number:
09681.15
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_790172

Niles Tool Works, Hamilton, Ohio

Associated Name:
Quirk & Co.  Search this
Maker:
Quirk & Co.  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 10.6 cm x 15.6 cm; 4 3/16 in x 6 1/8 in
Object Name:
Print
Object Type:
relief
Place made:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Associated Place:
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number:
1996.0197.160
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1186740

General Machinery Corporation Records

Collector:
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Creator:
General Machinery Corporation  Search this
Niles-Bement-Pond Co.  Search this
Donor:
Bement Company  Search this
Niles Tool Works  Search this
Long and Allstatter Company  Search this
Hooven, Owens, Rentschler Company  Search this
Ohio Historical Society  Search this
Bement Company  Search this
Hooven, Owens, Rentschler Company  Search this
Long and Allstatter Company  Search this
Niles Tool Works  Search this
Ohio Historical Society  Search this
Extent:
24 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Place:
Hamilton (Ohio)
Ohio -- Manufacturing
Date:
ca. 1899-1969.
Scope and Contents:
Over 2,000 photographic negatives of machinery produced by General Machinery Corporation and its predecessors; also three cubic feet of prints from the negatives.
Arrangement:
Divided into five series: Series 1, Long and Allstatter Negatives; Series 2, Niles Bement Pond Negatives; Series 3, Hooven, Owens, Rentschler Company Negatives; Series 4, Bement Company Negatives; Series 5, Niles Tool Works Negatives; Series 6, Photoprints from Negatives in General Machinery Corporation Collection.
Biographical / Historical:
The General Machinery Corporation of Hamilton, Ohio was formed in 1928 by the merger of Niles Bement Pond Co. and Hooven Owens Rentschler Co. Other companies that became part of General Machinery were Putnam Machine Co. and Long and Allstatter. The General Machinery Co. became subsumed by the Baldwin Lima Hamilton Co. during th e1950s..
Provenance:
The negatives were donated to the Division of Work and Industry, in several gifts in 1991 and 1992, by the Ohio Historical Society.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
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:
Manufacturing  Search this
Machinery industry  Search this
Machine-tool industry  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- 20th century
Photographs -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin -- 20th century
Citation:
General Machinery Corporation Records, ca. 1899-1969, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1115
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1115

Niles Tool Works

Collection Source:
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Frick Company, George (Waynesboro, Pa.)  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1870-1871
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Frick Company Collection, 1852-1961, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frick Company Records
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0293-ref157

[Trade catalogs from General Machinery Corp. (OH)]

Company Name:
General Machinery Corp. (OH)  Search this
Related companies:
Niles Tool Works Co. (div. ; est. 1866 ; subsidiaries - Pond Machine Tool Co. ; Bement Miles Co. ; Ridgway Machine Co. ; Niles Gear Co.) ; Hooven, Owens, Rentschler Co. (div. ; est. 1845 ; subsidiary - Hamilton Press & Machinery Co.) ; Putnam Machine Co. (div. ; est. 1836 ; subsidiaries - Beaman & Smith ; Detrick & Harvey) ; Niles Bement Pond Co. ; Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corp. ; Lima-Hamilton Corp. ;  Search this
Notes content:
"Niles & Putnam" industrial tools - boring mills, clamps, drills, lathes, milling machines, planers, and rolls ; "Niles & Putnam" railroad tools - boring mills, lathes, millers, presses, and quartering machines ; "Niles & Putnam" automotive tools ; diesel engines ; see also cataloged material, shelved under: Armour and Co.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
22 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Engines  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motors  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18177
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18177

[Trade catalogs from Niles-Bement-Pond Co.]

Company Name:
Niles-Bement-Pond Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Pratt & Whitney Co. (div.) ; Niles Crane Corp. (div.) ; Niles Gear Co. (div.) ; Niles Tool Works Co. (div.) ; Pratt & Whitney Aircraft Co. (div.)  Search this
Notes content:
Lathes ; electric traveling hoists and trolleys ; horizontal boring and drilling machines ; boring and turning mills ; "Bement" hammers ; Maag gears and pinions ; bolt cutters ; radial drills ; Aurora Drills.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
34 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Topic:
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32270
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32270

[Trade catalogs on construction, machine shop and industrial equipment: cranes, boring and drilling machines, boring and turning mills, centering machines, chambering machines, cutting-off machines, cotters and keyseat millers, cutters and cutting machines, die sinking machines, grinding machines, grab-bucket trolleys, gear hobbing machines, gears and pinions, hydraulic presses, steam hammers, bending machines, presses, lathes, lathe tools, planers and planing machines, milling and fluting machines, taps and dies, profiling machines, punching and shearing machines, shapers, quarterly machines, rifling machines, files, engraving machines, screw machines, rolls, riveters and riveting machines, sawing machines, shaving machines, slotters, pavers, log loaders, compactors, can making machinery, and standard measuring devices and machines, transfer locomotive and road switches]

Author:
Armour and Company  Search this
Niles-Bement-Pond Co  Search this
Deutsche Niles Werke AG  Search this
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Hill-Clarke Machinery Co  Search this
S & S Machinery Co  Search this
Aaron Machinery Co. of Calif  Search this
General Machinery Corporation  Search this
Morey Machinery Co  Search this
Ingersoll Milling Machine Co  Search this
Eveready Machinery Company  Search this
Coast Equipment Company  Search this
Ridgway Machine Company  Search this
Hamilton Press & Machinery Co  Search this
Globe Machinery Company  Search this
Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corporation  Search this
Lima-Hamilton Corporation  Search this
Simmons Machine Tool Corporation  Search this
Pratt & Whitney Company  Search this
Keller Mechanical Engineering Corp  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<735> v. : ill. (some col.)
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1891
1891-
Topic:
Construction equipment  Search this
Machine shops--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Files and rasps  Search this
Engraving machines  Search this
Tools  Search this
Call number:
48174
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_472705

Boiler shop tools

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1916
Ca1916
Topic:
Tools  Search this
Call number:
41967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_308673

Improved filter presses for sugar works, etc

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1916
Ca1916
Topic:
Sugar--Manufacture and refining--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Call number:
41962
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_308678

Thirty two cell filter press

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1906
Ca1906
Topic:
Filter-presses  Search this
Call number:
23735
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_216379

Eclipse filter press

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1890
Topic:
Filter-presses  Search this
Call number:
23736
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_216380

MACHINE TOOLS BOOK NO. 2989

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1891
Topic:
Machine-tools  Search this
Call number:
009429
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_219981

Machine tools

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1893
Topic:
Machine-tools  Search this
Call number:
38397
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_290351

MACHINE TOOLS

Author:
Niles Tool Works Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1898
Topic:
Machine-tools  Search this
Call number:
002725
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_173935

[Trade catalogs from Niles Tool Works Co.]

Company Name:
Niles Tool Works Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Div. of Niles-Bemont-Pond Co. ; Baldwin-Lima-Hamilton Corp. ; General Machinery Corp. ; Simmons Machine Tool Corp. ; Deutsche Niles Werke AG ;  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope located in oversize. Machine tools ; filter presses for sugar works, etc. ; plate planning machines ; plate bending rolls ; drilling machines ; hydraulic riveting and flanging machinery ; punching and shearing machines.
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
74 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Beverage industry  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32271
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32271

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