Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
2 documents - page 1 of 1

Matthew Mawhinney Industrial Furnace Collection

Collector:
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Creator:
Mawhinney, Matthew (engineer)  Search this
Names:
Salem Engineering Co  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Correspondence
Place:
Ohio
Salem (Ohio)
Date:
1917-1978
Summary:
Matthew Mawhinney, an engineer specializing in industrial furnace design and operation, collected this material during his career with Salem Engineering Co. and later as a consulting engineer.
Scope and Contents:
The collection includes several engineering textbooks authored by Mr. Mawhinney and others. Also included is correspondence of Mr. Mawhinney with professional engineering groups relating to articles in professional journals and presentations to meetings of professional societies. This collection also includes correspondence with numerous industrial corporations and many photographs of furnaces and other industrial equipment.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into three series.

Series 1: Correspondence

Series 2: Photographs

Series 3: Publications
Biographical / Historical:
Matthew Mawhinney, a graduate of Carnegie Institute of Technology and an engineer specializing in industrial furnace design and operation, collected this material during his career with Salem Engineering Co. (Salem, Ohio) and later as a consulting engineer.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Mrs. Matthew H. Mawhinney, 1978.
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:
Furnaces  Search this
Engineering  Search this
Genre/Form:
Correspondence -- 1930-1950
Citation:
Matthew Mawhinney Industrial Furnace Collection, 1917-1978, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0224
See more items in:
Matthew Mawhinney Industrial Furnace Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0224

[Trade catalogs from Salem Engineering Co.]

Company Name:
Salem Engineering Co.  Search this
Notes content:
specialists in planning, designing, building, and installing of all types of heating furnaces
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Salem, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16373
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16373

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By