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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

[Trade catalogs from Airstream, Inc.]

Company Name:
Airstream, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Automobile trailers, motor scooters, passenger buses ... this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
17 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Jackson Center, Ohio, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Camping equipment  Search this
Motorcycles  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Camping equipment industry  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motorcycle supplies industry  Search this
Outdoor recreation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43956
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43956

[Trade catalogs from AC Spark Plug Co.]

Company Name:
AC Spark Plug Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Automobile parts : spark plugs, oil filters, fuel supply systems, fuel pumps, air filters, speedometers ... this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Flint, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_44162
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_44162

[Trade catalogs from Sangamo Electric Co.]

Variant company name:
Toronto, Canada ; Montreal, Canada ; Middlesex, United Kingdom ; Osaka, Japan ; Chicago, IL  Search this
Company Name:
Sangamo Electric Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Sangamo Co. Ltd. ; Sangamo Electric Co. of Canada, Ltd. ; Sangamo Weston Ltd. ; British Sangamo Co., Ltd. ; Ashida Engineering Co. ; Microsonics, Inc. ; Economy Electric Devices Co.  Search this
Notes content:
electrical meters ; electrical measuring instruments ; time switches ; timers ; watthour meters ; portable test meters ; instrument transformers ; circuit breakers ; electrically wound clocks ; radio condensers ; photometer ; recorders ; tape instrumentation ; "Innovation in Tape Instrumentation" ; recorder/reproducers ; audio apparatus fixed condensers ; switchboard meters ; locomotive type amperehour meters ; ampere-hour meters ; Lincoln thermal demand meters ; capacitors ; ampere hour meters for electric vehicles ;
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
178 pieces; 6 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Springfield, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Sound recording and playback equipment (including phonographs; microphones; and phonograph records)  Search this
Topic:
Audio equipment industry  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Phonograph  Search this
Radio supplies industry  Search this
Sound -- Recording and reproducing  Search this
Sound recording industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16729
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16729

[Trade catalogs from Specialloid Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Leeds, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Specialloid Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE ; aluminium alloy pistons ; diesel engine pistons ; Piston Directory
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Engines  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_21472
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_21472

[Trade catalogs from Sunbeam Motor Car Co., Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom ; Manchester, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Sunbeam Motor Car Co., Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Sunbeam Commercial Vehicles Ltd. ; Sunbeam Motors Ltd. ; Rootes Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Sunbeam-Coatalen aircraft motors ; Sunbeam trolley buses ; Sunbeam electric vehicles ; Sunbeam automobiles
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_23946
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_23946

[Trade catalogs from Thompson Bros. (Bilston) Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Thompson Bros. (Bilston) Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Bradley Eng. Works  Search this
Notes content:
aircraft refueling equipment ; tank equipment for liquid transport ; petrol pumps
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
23 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Bilston, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25227
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25227

[Trade catalogs from TripleX Safety Glass Co., Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Willesden, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
TripleX Safety Glass Co., Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
TripleX (Northern) Ltd. (Lancashire, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
safety goggles ; automobile and airplane safety glass
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Glass  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25909
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25909

[Trade catalogs from Rubber Manufacturer's Assn. Inc.]

Variant company name:
Founded 1900 ; Inc. 1915  Search this
Company Name:
Rubber Manufacturer's Assn. Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
"RMA" ; New England Rubber Club (Boston, MA)  Search this
Notes content:
"Summary of Data on Synthetic Rubber" (1942 and 1944) ; "Approved Maintenance Methods for Rubber Floors" (1938) ; "Crude Rubber" (1943) ; "Natural Rubber Buying: Record of Crude Rubber Quality Seminars" (1952) ; "Tire Tips" (1929) ; "The Rubber Industry and the War" (n.d.) ; "How to get Extra Service out of Truck Tires" (n.d.) ;
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Plastics industry and trade  Search this
Rubber industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15438
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15438

[Trade catalogs from Runbaken Electrical Products]

Variant company name:
Est. 1908  Search this
Company Name:
Runbaken Electrical Products  Search this
Related companies:
Runbaken Products (Manchester, United Kingdom) ; Electrical & Auto Products, Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
"Engravex" electric arc-etcher (from Runbaken Products) ; electrical and auto-electrical equipment, testers and accessories ; "Oilcoil" ignition coil for trucks ; battery chargers and rectifiers ; capacitors ; engine compression gauge ; electrical safety flash tester ; safety equipment ; platinum iridium contact set ; high speed coil, condenser and magneto tester for motorcycles ; echo armature tester ; synchrolite engine timer for automatic advance adjustment ; testoscopes ; ignition tester ; high voltage induction coil tester ;
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
22 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Manchester, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)  Search this
Motorcycles  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Topic:
Architectural metal-work  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motorcycle supplies industry  Search this
Radio supplies industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15574
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15574

[Trade catalogs from Ruston & Hornsby Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Since 1815 ; Inc. 1879  Search this
Company Name:
Ruston & Hornsby Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Ruston, Proctor, & Co. (Lincoln, United Kingdom, 1863) ; Ruston Lister Marine Co. Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Ruston-Bucyrus Ltd. (Lincoln, United Kingdom) ; Richard Hornsby & Sons, Ltd. (Grantham and Stockport, United Kingdom) ; J. E. H. Andrews & Co., Ltd. ; Burton & Proctor  Search this
Notes content:
"Akroyd-Stuart" oil engine ; "Hornsby Tractor", which was fitted with a chain track, and became known in the Army as the "caterpillar", paving the way for development of tanks ; agricultural engines ; threshing machines ; stationary steam engines and boilers ; exhaust heat boiler, by which waste heat from gas engine is converted to steam for heating ; oil road rollers ; oil locomotives ; centrifugal pumps ; automobiles ; "Ruston-Hornsby Car" ; flour mills ; flour dressing machines ; mortar mills ; bone mills ; clay rolls ; timber mills ; circular sawing benches ; iron and brass founders ; oil driven excavators ; marine engines ; quarry shovels ; drilling equipment ; history of Lincoln, England, in Ruston-Bucyrus catalog
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
41 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  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
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Well drilling equipment: water; oil; etc.  Search this
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Gas well drilling  Search this
Glass  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15645
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15645

[Trade catalogs from Pyrene Co. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Pyrene Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
dry chemical fire extinguisher ; fire engines ; foam generators ; foam towers ; fire hydrants ; fire hoses ; non-skid chains for automobiles ; Pylumin for protection of aluminium ; Bonderizing Rustproofing Process ; Parkerizing Rust Proofing Process
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Middlesex, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Firefighting and fire engines  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Fire fighting equipment industry  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34047
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34047

[Trade catalogs from Zenith Carburetor Co.]

Variant company name:
New York, NY ; Chicago, IL ; Lyons, France ; London, United Kingdom ; Turin, Italy  Search this
Company Name:
Zenith Carburetor Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Bendix Aviation Corp. ; Zenith-Detroit Corp. ; Bendix Corp. Bendix-Zenith Carburetor Div.  Search this
Notes content:
Zenith Carburetors ; Ordnance Maintenance: carburetors and governors (Zenith) (U.S. Dept of the Army Technical Manual, 1952)
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Physical description:
22 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Engines  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34540
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34540

[Trade catalogs from Stratoflex, Inc.]

Company Name:
Stratoflex, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
A Kendavis Industries Co. (Plants in: Stone Mountain, GA ; Fort Wayne, IN ; Fort Worth, TX ; Irvine, CA ; Moorestown, NJ ; Portland, OR ; Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Licensees in: Australia ; Japan ; South Africa ; United Kingdom ; France ; West Germany ; Holland)  Search this
Notes content:
field attachable fittings & hoses for industrial uses
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_36147
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_36147

[Trade catalogs from Laminated Shim Co., Inc]

Variant company name:
Glenbrook, CT ; Stamford, CT ; Cleveland, OH ; Detroit, MI ; Milwaukee, WI ; Dallas, TX ; Houston, TX ; Los Angeles, CA ; San Francisco, CA  Search this
Company Name:
Laminated Shim Co., Inc  Search this
Related companies:
Benjamin Whittaker, Ltd. (London, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
"Laminum" adjustable shims ; bonded brass ; babbitt-faced shims ; used in automotive, aircraft manufacturing, and industrial machinery of all kinds ; "An-cor-lox" lock nuts ; stampings ; bearing mounting ; gear spacing
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Long Island City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Metals  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25573
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25573

[Trade catalogs from Evenkeel]

Company Name:
Evenkeel  Search this
Related companies:
Hillman Motor Car Co., Ltd. (Coventry, United Kingdom) ; Rootes Motors Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Unique piece - "Evenkeel" automobile suspension system (ca. 1930's). Development is credited to Delmar G. "Barney" Roos, who later would develop the Jeep engine while at Willy's-Overland.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Coventry, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16479
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16479

[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:
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[Trade catalogs from Champion Spark Plug Co.]

Variant company name:
Windsor, Ontario, Canada ; Feltham, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Champion Spark Plug Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Spark plugs for aircraft, tractors, gas engines, lighting plants, road machinery, industrial equipment, passenger cars, and locomotives.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
25 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Engines  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10310
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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[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
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[Trade catalogs from Laystall Engineering Co. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Liverpool, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Laystall Engineering Co. Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Laystall Motor Eng. Works Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Specialized motor engineering ; engine repair ; engine overhauling ; cylinder liners ; crankshafts ; "Laystallising" restoring worn parts ; nitralloy steel ; brake drum liners ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Engines  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_26048
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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