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[Trade catalogs from Perkins Windmill & Engine Co.]

Catalog Data

Variant company name:
Est. 1860  Search this
Company Name:
Perkins Windmill & Engine Co.  Search this
Related companies:
James P. Kennedy importer and mfrs agent ; Marcus C. Hawley & Co., general agents for the California Trade  Search this
Notes content:
UNIQUE trade literature of windmills and engines to power farms ; 1881 catalog announcing "Perkins' Patent Windmill for City, Town, Railroad & Farm Purposes" ; circa 1910 brochure for water pump systems and pneumatic tanks ; cover of 1912 engine catalog (#25772) is particularly beautiful
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Windmills  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Mills and mill-work  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Wind power  Search this
Wind power plants  Search this
Windmills  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30869
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30869