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[Trade catalogs from Century Electric Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
Century Electric Co.  Search this
Notes content:
ceiling and oscillating fans
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10160
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10160

[Trade catalogs from Crane Co.]

Variant company name:
"Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Crane Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Crane Export Corp. ; Crane, Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Corwith family of lavatories, baths, sinks, dressing tables ; water systems, heaters, softeners
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Water wheels; water motors and waterpower equipment  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Household appliances  Search this
Hydraulic engineering  Search this
Hydraulic machinery  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Water-power  Search this
Water-wheels  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10162
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10162

[Trade catalogs from General Electric]

Variant company name:
a/k/a GE ; Jane's office ; WWII; Modern American home  Search this
Company Name:
General Electric  Search this
Notes content:
refrigerators, electric motors for farms, appliances, lighting, war production, War Projects Committee
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Schenectady, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10228
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10228

[Trade catalogs from Altorfer Bros. Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1909  Search this
Company Name:
Altorfer Bros. Co.  Search this
Related companies:
ABC  Search this
Notes content:
Washing machines, ironing machines. Mfg. of ABC household appliances... this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
34 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Peoria, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Topic:
Household appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43709
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43709

[Trade catalogs from Todd Shipyards Corp.]

Company Name:
Todd Shipyards Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Todd Combustion Equipment, Inc. ; Todd Dry Dock Eng. & Repair Corp. (Brooklyn, NY) ; Robins Dry Dock & Repair Co. (Brooklyn, NY) ; Tietjen & Lang Dry Dock Co. (Hoboken, NJ) ; Todd Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co., Inc. (Mobile, AL) ; Todd Eng. Dry Dock & Repair Co., Inc. (New Orleans, LA) ; Todd Dry Docks, Inc. (Seattle, WA) ; Todd Oil Burners, Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; White Fuel Oil Eng. Corp. ; Todd Oil Burner & Eng. Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
One piece OVERSIZE ; Oil burning ranges ; oil burners for stationary and marine boilers
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Physical description:
43 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25474
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25474

[Trade catalogs from Robbins & Myers, Inc.]

Variant company name:
Founded 1878  Search this
Company Name:
Robbins & Myers, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Electric Motor Div. (Springfield, OH) ; New England Gear Div. (Cheshire, CT)  Search this
Notes content:
Motors, machine drives, hoists, cranes, winches, fans, ventiliators, trolleys, pumps, generators. "R&M Moyno" pumps ; electric fans ; fractional and integral horsepower motors and generators ; electric and hand hoists and cranes ; 1899-1947 ; "FHP" gearmotors & speed reducers ; AC motors ; sub-fractional HP motors...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
12 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Springfield, Ohio, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_12749
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_12749

[Trade catalogs from Landers, Frary & Clark]

Company Name:
Landers, Frary & Clark  Search this
Related companies:
Frary Cutlery Co. ; Muller & Phipps (Hawaii), Ltd ; L. G. Hawkins & Co. (London, United Kingdom) ; Landers, Frary and Clark of Canada (Ontario) ; Muller & Phipps Africa Pty., Ltd. (Johannesburg, South Africa)  Search this
Notes content:
Cutlery ; housewares ; electric appliances ; plumbing fixtures and brass goods ; "Simplex" stop and waste cocks ; bibbs ; water cooler and beer cocks ; faucets ; towel racks ; other bathroom fixtures ; tableware ; cooking knives , forks , and spoons ; "Universal" cutlery; shears ; pocket knives ; clam and oyster knives ; display cases ; World War II wartime publication ; vacuum bottles (thermoses) ; lunch kits ; fruit juice extractor ; coffee percolators ; meat choppers ; "Universal" health scales ; bathroom scales ; "Universal" super-heat range ; "Mercury" and "Speedking" ovens ; "Universal" electric appliances ; irons ; toasters ; waffle irons ; food mixers ; heating pads ; curling irons ; "Speedliner" electric ranges ; "Universal" refrigerators ; washing machines with "sterilators"; home laundry equipment ; "Coffeematic" automatic coffee maker ; blenders ; portable stoves ; vacuum cleaners ; automatic can openers ; hair dryers ; coffee mills ; putty knives ; hunting knives ; ice picks ; butcher's tools ; "Crown" coffee and drug mills ; vegetable slicers ; measuring spoons ; spring balances ; other cutlery, tableware, and appliances
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
57 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New Britain, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Barbershop supplies  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Butchers’ supplies (including meat processing industry)  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Topic:
Barbershops  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Butchers  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Cosmetics  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Meat industry and trade  Search this
Metals  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Silverwork  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25690
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25690

[Trade catalogs from Edison Swan Electric Co., Ltd.]

Company Name:
Edison Swan Electric Co., Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Edison & Swan United Electric Light Co., Ltd. (London, United Kingdom)... See also Edison Electric Light Co. ; Edison Lamp Works of General Electric Co. ; Edison Portland Cement Co. ; Edison Electric Institute ; Edison Electric Illuminating Co. of New York ; Edison-Splitdorf Corp. ; Edison Mfg. Co. ; Thomas A. Edison, Inc. ; Edison Electric Pen & Writing Agency ; Edison Phonoplex ; Edison Co. for Isolated Lighting ; Edison Phonograph Works ; A.B. Dick Co. ; General Electric.  Search this
Notes content:
"Venner" time switches ; "Ediswan" lamps ; incandescent electric lamps ; "Ediswan" fans ; "Ediswan" enclosed oil switches
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
7 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Middlesex, United Kingdom
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14400
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14400

[Trade catalogs from International Harvester Co.]

Variant company name:
In 1985 Tenneco acquired the major assets of International Harvester's Farm Equipment Division. These included plants in E. Moline, IL (combines, cotton pickers, planters), Hamilton, ON (tillage and seeding), Croix, France (cabs), Neuss, Germany (tractors) and Doncaster, UK (tractors) plus parts distribution facilities worldwide. Also included were most modern machine tools and production assets from the Farmall Works which were transferred to the J.I.Case Racine Transmission and Assembly Plants. Other assets that were sold over time by IH were Cub Cadet to MTD, Construction Equipment Division to Dresser Industries and Solar.(Gas Turbine) Division to Caterpillar. The remaining part of International Harvester is the former Truck Division, which is now, renamed Navistar and which markets commercial trucks under the International brand.  Search this
Company Name:
International Harvester Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Case IH (Racine, WI) ; J. I. Case Threshing Machine Co., Inc. (Racine, WI) ; Tenneco Inc. (Huddersfield, United Kingdom) ; American Seeding Machine Co. (Richmond, IN) ; Wm. Deering & Co (Chicago, IL) ; Deering Harvester Co. (Plano, IL) ; Frank G. Hough Co. (Libertyville, IL) ; Kemp Co. ; J. S. Kemp Mfg. Co. (Newark Valley, NY) ; Keystone Co. (Rock Fall, IL) ; McCormick Harvester Co. (Chicago, IL) ; Milwaukee Harvester Co. (Milwaukee, WI) ; D. M. Osborne Co. (Auburn, NY) ; Parlin & Orendorff Co. (Canton, OH) ; Plano Mfg. Co. (Chicago, IL) ; Solar (San Diego, CA) ; Wain-Roy Corp. (Fitchburg, MA) ; Warder, Bushnell & Glessner Co. (Springfield, OH) ; Weber Wagon Co. (Chicago, IL) ; Longenecker, Charles I. (Milwaukee) ; Navistar ; Navistar International Harvester Corp. ; Osborne Div. (Indianapolis, IN) ; International Harvester Co. of America ; International Harvester Co. of Gt. Britain Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; International Harvester Co. of Canada, Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
OVERSIZE. Organized as follows: construction equipment ; Deering Harvester Co. (1880s-1890s) ; early farm equipment (before 1930) ; farm equipment (after 1930) ; engines ; farm tractors (before 1930) ; farm tractors (after 1930) ; Cub Cadet tractors ; history ; industrial tractors ; publications, e.g., "Harvester World," "International Harvester World," "IH Farm," "IH Farm Forum," "International Trail" ; trucks, motor coaches, and school buses ; "Red Power Round-Up Seventh Collector's Edition Show Book" (2002) ; 'Heavy Tractor MI (IHC TD-18) Power Train, track frame assembly and seats' (U.S. War Dept. ,1943) ; 'Ordnance Maintenance...IHC TD-18 equipment' (U.S. War Dept.,1943) ; Motor Trucks (Federal Contract TPS-47785)
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1040 pieces; 29 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16602
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16602

[Trade catalogs from General Electric Co.]

Company Name:
General Electric Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Canadian General Electric Co., Ltd. (Toronto, Canada) ; Carboloy Co. (Detroit, MI) ; Cooper-Hewitt Electric Co. (Hoboken, NJ) ; Fort Wayne Electric Works (Fort Wayne, IN) ; General Electric Co., Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Ivanhoe-Regent Works (Cleveland, OH) ; Samson Tractor Co. (Janesville, WI) ; Samson Sieve-Grip Tractor Co. (Stockton, CA) ; Victor X-Ray Co. (Chicago, IL) ; Hotpoint Electric Heating Co. (Ontario, CA) ; GE Fanuc Automation North America, Inc. ; M-O Valve Co., Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; General Electric Vapor Lamp Co. ; Cunningham Tubes ; Chemical Dept. (Pittsfield, MA) ; Metallurgy Div. ; Clock & Timer Dept. (Ashland, MA)  Search this
Notes content:
OVERSIZE. Boxes, books, and envelopes organized as follows: air conditioning and refrigeration ; appliances ; automobiles and buses ; aviation ; boats and ships ; "GE Bulletin" ; cables, wires and wiring ; capacitors ; catalogs ; circuit breakers ; control ; "Electrical Developments"; electronics ; general-business ; general-science ; general product information ; generators ; furnaces ; heating ; indexed publications ; instruction books ; instruments ; lighting ; lightning protection ; metallurgy ; meters ; misc. equipment ; motors ; parts bulletins ; photographic equipment ; plastics and chemicals ; power equipment ; radio and television ; railroads ; station equipment ; switches ; switch gears ; technical papers ; transformers ; turbines ; welding ; x-ray ; "Fort Wayne Electric Works Bulletins". GE all purpose mixer appliance catalog is found in: TX715. R43 NMAH Culinary History collection. 1989 GE Capacitor handbook ; dry type transformer ; panel meters ; electronic controls ; form G motors ; fan-cooled motors ; AC / DC motors ; LEDs ; solid state relays ; glow lamps ; indicator and circuit components ; sub-miniature lamps ; solid state lamps ; silicone lubricants ; silicone greases ; silicone rubber ; " LEXAN " plastic ; "Optoelectronics Manual" ; employee benefits plan document ; "One Hundred Publications of the General Electric Company 1878-1978" ; "General Electric Goes to War" (WWII war production)...this comprises the uncataloged portion
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, samples, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Plastic.
Physical description:
9905 pieces; 275 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Schenectady, New York, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Computers and computer equipment  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Fairs and exhibitions  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Refinery equipment  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Sound recording and playback equipment (including phonographs; microphones; and phonograph records)  Search this
Television  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Aeronautics  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Audio equipment industry  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Computers  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Fairs  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Glass  Search this
Heating  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_11789
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_11789

[Trade catalogs from Parkinson & Cowan Group Exports Ltd.]

Company Name:
Parkinson & Cowan Group Exports Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Monitor Engineering & Oil Appliances, Ltd. of Birmingham England. Thorn-EMI purchased P&C in 1971 (see http://www.fundinguniverse.com/company-histories/Thorn-plc-Company-History.html)Electrolux Group purchases the P&C appliance division in 1987 (see http://www.electrolux.com/node298.aspx). In 1989, Schlumberger acquired the "Parkinson Cowan" Gas meter business from Thorn EMI [Parkinson Cowan had been actively involved in the manufacture of meters (see http://www.ofgem.gov.uk/temp/ofgem/cache/cmsattach/14324_Actaris_response.pdf?wtfrom=/ofgem/work/index.jsp§ion=/liveconsultation); Actaris.  Search this
Notes content:
Unique, multi-lingual (English, French, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese) catalog of various appliances fueled by pressurized gas including: collapsible, picnic and multi-burner stoves ; paraffin blow lamps ; petrol blow lamps ; sprayer for agricultural, horticultural and sanitary uses ; bowl heater attachment for converting gas pressure stoves into portable heat radiators ; brazing lamps and separate burners.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Appliances (household)  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Livestock and fisheries  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Animal industry  Search this
Candles  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Coal  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Fisheries  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Livestock  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28799
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28799

[Trade catalogs from Jas. P. Marsh Corp.]

Variant company name:
Chicago, IL ; New York City, NY  Search this
Company Name:
Jas. P. Marsh Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Jas. P. Marsh & Co. ; Paul System Co. of New York ; James Morrisson Brass Mfg. Co., Ltd (Canada) ; American Radiator Co. (London, United Kingdom) ; Marsh Instrument Co., Div. of Colorado Oil & Gas Corp. ; Marsh Tritrol Co.  Search this
Notes content:
"Marsh" gauges and thermometers ; valves ; steam traps ; "Paul" valves ; radiator valves ; "Marsh" heating products ; "Marsh" refrigeration instruments ; Marsh Tritrol Co.: "Tri-Trol" regulators ; thermostats ; World War II wartime publication ; fuel conservation ; "Tri-Trol Manual of Temperature Regulation"
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
50 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Skokie, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29732
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29732

[Trade catalogs from Mayfair]

Company Name:
Mayfair  Search this
Related companies:
MacGregor & McCallum Ltd. (London, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
"Mayfair" "electric washers" ; washing machines ; "Magic" vacuum cup electric washers
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Unknown
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Hats  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30208
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30208

[Trade catalogs from Moffats Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Blackburn, Lancashire, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Moffats Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Moffat Radio Div. ; Crosley Radio  Search this
Notes content:
Electric appliances ; stoves and ranges ; bake ovens ; restaurant equipment ; electric refrigerators ; "Over the Years" company history ; "Crosley" radios
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
26 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Weston, Ontario, Canada
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
Beverage industry  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Radio supplies industry  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31884
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31884

[Trade catalogs from Peabody Coal Co.]

Company Name:
Peabody Coal Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Modern Coal Burner Co.  Search this
Notes content:
1958 Annual Report for the Peabody Coal Co. ; coal burners
Includes:
Trade catalog and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
7 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Coal  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29421
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29421

[Trade catalogs from Peaslee-Gaulbert Co]

Company Name:
Peaslee-Gaulbert Co  Search this
Related companies:
Devoe & Raynolds Co. ; Grow Group Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
pair of catalogs (1927 and 1929) and pair of undated flyers for company that made paints and varnishes and distributed variety of other merchandise including: home, hotel and restaurant kitchen and cleaning appliances ; automobile accessories (bumpers, horns, spark plugs, head lamps, clocks, gear-shift balls, tire patch kits, tires, jacks) ; furniture ; flooring ; bottles and corks ; sprayers ; heavy chemicals (nicotine products, parasiticides, salts, pine tar) ; grocers' drugs ; baseball bats, golf clubs ; hair straitening combs ; envelopes and inks ; tableware including china, glass and cutlery ; oil and electric lamps ; tinware ; luncheon cases ; ice breakers ; disposable containers and soda glass holders for restaurants ; coffee urns, milk and water dispensers, steam tables, plate warmers, stools, lunch counters, cafeteria trays and serving dishes for restaurants ; paper pill boxes, opal ointment jars, bed pans for drug stores ; oil & naval stores (linseed oil, turpentine, motor oils, cooking oils, acids, ammonia, benzene, gasoline, oil tanks, paraffin wax, axle grease) ; speakers, batteries, tubes, transformers, chargers, head sets, solder, meters and antennas for radios ; light bulbs aka lamps, fans, batteries, flash lights, electrical fittings and fixtures, switches, vacuum cleaners, Lionel Electric Toy Trains and Pittsburgh show-window reflectors ; electric ranges and food-making appliances (hot plates, toasters, waffle irons) ; clothing irons ; interior and exterior lighting fixtures for home and commercial use ; fireplace accessories and camping equipment.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
Paint samples in the 1927 catalog.
Physical description:
4 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Artists; drafting; crafts materials and supplies  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Camping equipment  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Drugs; pharmaceuticals and patent medicines  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Hotel; bar and restaurant supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Veterinary and pet supplies  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Hotels -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Artists' materials  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bars (Drinking establishments)  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Camping equipment industry  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Cutlery  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Drugs  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29475
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29475

[Trade catalogs from Peck & Hills Furniture Co.]

Variant company name:
New York, NY (1922) ; Philadelphia, PA  Search this
Company Name:
Peck & Hills Furniture Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Catalog from 1922 for retailer (or wholesaler?) of home furnishings ("Hoosier-style" kitchen cabinets, bedroom suites, fold-up beds, wicker furniture, Davenport sofas, trays, clocks, tables, lamps, Egyptian-revival stools, pianos, children's furniture) ; trunks ; baby carriages ; bicycles ; invalid wheel chairs ; sewing machines ; dinner dishes ; school furniture ; church furniture (for pulpit and pews) ; washing machine ; electric vacuum cleaner ; rugs and linoleum. Catalog from 1954 for home furnishings (sofas, mattresses, ashtrays, cabinets, tables and dinettes) ; small appliances (carpet sweepers, toasters, waffle irons, coffee percolators) ; carpet ; kitchen cabinets ; luggage and office furniture. 1922 flyers for basswood and cedar furniture (matting covered commode box, utility box) ; Queen Anne-revival bedroom furniture. Aug. 1922 circular for retailers filled with "Open stock suggestions."
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Retailers equipment and supplies  Search this
Sewing machines and equipment  Search this
Smoking and tobacco accessories  Search this
Textiles and textile machinery  Search this
Topic:
Briefcases  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Glass  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Retail trade equipment industry  Search this
Sewing machines  Search this
Smoking paraphernalia  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Textile machinery industry  Search this
Tobacco industry  Search this
Tobacco jars and boxes  Search this
Tobacco pipes  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29509
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29509

[Trade catalogs from Perfect Burner Co.]

Company Name:
Perfect Burner Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1930s catalogs ; home heating burners
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Lynn, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Business  Search this
Coal  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30346
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30346

[Trade catalogs from Perfection Stove Co.]

Company Name:
Perfection Stove Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1930s-1950s trade literature ; stoves and ranges ; oil burning refrigerators ; hot water heaters ; oil, gas and electric furnaces and space heaters, circa 1920s-1940s.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
143 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Coal  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30475
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30475

[Trade catalogs from Perfex Corp.]

Company Name:
Perfex Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Perfex Radiator Co. ; Perfex Controls Co. ; Racine Radiator Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1910-1940s trade literature ; automobile radiators ; building boilers ; air conditioning units ; heating units for factories and other open spaces ; relays ; thermostats ; automatic controls for oil burners
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
32 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Business services (advertising; marketing; organizational management; etc.)  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
Advertising  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Business  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Engines  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Marketing  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30648
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30648

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