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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
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Mishawaka, Indiana, United States
Date range:
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
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:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries