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[Trade catalogs from General Motors]

Variant company name:
WWII  Search this
Company Name:
General Motors  Search this
Related companies:
GM, Delco Products  Search this
Notes content:
includes 1942 Annual Report to Employes, War Tugs tell their tales of the sea, Three R's of GM's War products training program, Delco War Products all over the World
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Engines  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10230
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10230

1Ch. 5 The Steam Engine Eugene S. Ferguson

Collection Creator:
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 304, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Collection stored off-site. Contact repository for details.
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:
Melvin Kranzberg Papers, 1934-1988, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Melvin Kranzberg Papers
Melvin Kranzberg Papers / Series 6: Publications / 6.6: Technology in Western Civilization
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0266-ref4314

Ch. 17 Steam Transportation Eugene Ferguson

Collection Creator:
Kranzberg, Melvin, Dr., 1917-1995  Search this
Container:
Box 304, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Collection stored off-site. Contact repository for details.
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:
Melvin Kranzberg Papers, 1934-1988, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Melvin Kranzberg Papers
Melvin Kranzberg Papers / Series 6: Publications / 6.6: Technology in Western Civilization
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0266-ref4316

14th-Century Steam Bath Found in Mexico City

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:42:32 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_2b76f498924c12d0e80acd0ac2ef09e9

Focke-Achgelis Fa 330A-1 Bachstelze (Water Wagtail)

Manufacturer:
Weser-Flugzeugbau  Search this
Materials:
Airframe - steel-tube covered with fabric.
Rotor blades - wood frame covered with fabric.
Dimensions:
Rotor diameter 7.315m (24 ft), Height 1.829m (6ft), length 4.4196m (14ft6 in)
Type:
CRAFT-Rotary Wing
Country of Origin:
Germany
Date:
1942-1948
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Air Force.
Inventory Number:
A19540016000
Restrictions & Rights:
Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum
See more items in:
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19540016000
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Steam Bath

Artist:
Torii Kotondo (1900 - 1976)  Search this
Publisher:
Sakai Kawaguchi 酒井川口  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 41 x 26 cm (16 1/8 x 10 1/4 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1929
Period:
Showa era
Topic:
bathing  Search this
woman  Search this
Showa era (1926 - 1989)  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.2548
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with artist
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.2548

Picture of the Steam Train from the Foreign Establishments of Yokohama

Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige III 歌川広重三世 (1843-1894)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (OVERALL DIM.): 36.5 x 73.6 cm (14 3/8 x 29 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1876
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
foreigner  Search this
train  Search this
Japan  Search this
rickshaw  Search this
gig  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Leonhart
Accession Number:
S1998.29a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1998.29a-c

The Transit of an American Steam Locomotive

Artist:
Utagawa Yoshikazu (active ca. 1850-1870)  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.7 × 73.4 cm (14 7/16 × 28 7/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1861
Period:
Edo period
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
foreigner  Search this
boat  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Ambassador and Mrs. William Leonhart
Accession Number:
S1998.76a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1998.76a-c

America- Coming And Going Steam Boat

Artist:
Ichikawa Yoshikazu  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 36.8 × 73.9 cm (14 1/2 × 29 1/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 19th century
Period:
Meiji era
Topic:
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)  Search this
foreigner  Search this
boat  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Robert O. Muller collection  Search this
triptych  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Robert O. Muller Collection
Accession Number:
S2003.8.158
Restrictions & Rights:
Undetermined copyright
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2003.8.158

Union Steam Mill Company, Concord, New Hampshire

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour / 1: Manufacturers and Dealers of Flour and Mill Machinery
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-flour-ref1104

Wheeler, W.S., & Son, Location unknown

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Steam Mill
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour / 1: Manufacturers and Dealers of Flour and Mill Machinery
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-flour-ref1136

Goddard E., & Sons, Flour Mill Company, St. Louis, Missouri

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
United States Steam Mills
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour / 1: Manufacturers and Dealers of Flour and Mill Machinery
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-flour-ref758

Hartranft, S. & Company,Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Girard Steam Flour Mills & Coal Yard
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Flour / 1: Manufacturers and Dealers of Flour and Mill Machinery
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-flour-ref775

Deritend Iron Foundry, Birmingham, England

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
also known as Thomas Jones and Sons; Manufacturers of Steam Engines and Mill Work
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref612

Dillon, John, Rondout, New York

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Manufacturer of Steam Engines, Boilers, etc.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref615

Olds, C.L., & Company, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 18
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
also known as Fort Wayne Steam Iron Works
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref782

Orr, Hess & Morgan, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Iron Founders, Steam Engine Builders and Boiler Makers
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref787

Page, J., & Son, Albany, New York

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Manufacturers of Steam Engine, Machinery, Railroad and Building Castins, Etc.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref791

Providence Steam and Gas Pipe Company, Providence, Rhode Island

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref812

Sheldon & Company, Auburn, New York

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 35
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Manufacturers of Steam Engines and Boilers, etc.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Foundries / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Manufacturers and Distributors
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-foundries-ref849

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