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[Trade catalogs from Combustioneer Automatic Coal Burner]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, "Modern American Home"  Search this
Company Name:
Combustioneer Automatic Coal Burner  Search this
Related companies:
Steel Products Engineering Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Combustioneer provides automatic coal burning for heating homes
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Springfield, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10191
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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[Trade catalogs from Kohler Co.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, Modern American homes  Search this
Company Name:
Kohler Co.  Search this
Related companies:
most pieces read: Kohler of Kohler  Search this
Notes content:
Better homes, radiant heating equipment, enameled plumbing ware, bathroom accessories, boilers, heaters, radiators, sinks, showers, toilets
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 6 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Kohler, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10470
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10470

[Trade catalogs from Air & Refrigeration Corp.]

Company Name:
Air & Refrigeration Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Air conditioning equipment : Capillary air conditioners and air washers, spray air washers, sprayed coil units, insulated panels, special purpose driers, relief dampers, rain louvres, fire dampers. Technical specifications and drawings for parallel acting louvre dampers for an air conditioning system...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31978
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31978

[Trade catalogs from Aerotrol Engineering Corp.]

Company Name:
Aerotrol Engineering Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Air purification (odor control via activated carbon) and air recovery systems...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31977
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31977

[Trade catalogs from A. O. Smith Corporation]

Variant company name:
Toledo, OH  Search this
Company Name:
A. O. Smith Corporation  Search this
Related companies:
Pressure Vessels Div. ; Permaglas Div. (Kankakee, IL) ; Oil and Gas Field Products Div. ; A. O. Smith Harvestore Products, Inc. (Arlington Heights, IL) ; A. O. Smith International S.A.  Search this
Notes content:
One envelope OVERSIZE. Steel products : Smith-line pipe, casings, and meters for gas and oil lines, stainless steel vessels, storage tanks, pressure vessels (autoclaves), precipitators and absorbers, and associated covers and flanges, electric and gas-fired water heating recovery systems, special motors to mill automobile frames, and welding equipment. Hot water home heating ; Permaglas Hi-Boy gas-fired winter air conditioners ; steel products. Bulletins: spherical pressure vessel tests, smithwelded pressure vessels, gas lines with smithwelded pipe. Booklet: "Problems and Remedies in Beer Dispensing" ; glass coating ; ceramic coating...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
24 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Glass  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_20249
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_20249

[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 Worthington Pump and Machinery Co.]

Variant company name:
New York, NY ; Buffalo, NY ; Newark, NJ ; Wellsville, NY ; Holyoke, MA  Search this
Company Name:
Worthington Pump and Machinery Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works (East Cambridge, MA) ; George F. Blake Mfg. Co. ; Carbondale Machine Co. (Carbondale, PA) ; Deane Steam Pump Co. ; Electric Machinery Mfg. Co. (Minneapolis, MN) ; Holly Mfg. Co. ; Holthoff Machinery Co. ; International Gas Engine Co. (Cudahy, WI) ; International Steam Pump Co. ; Laidlaw-Dunn-Gordon Co. ; Loomis-Pettibone Gas Machinery Co. (New York, NY) ; Moore Steam Turbine Div. (Wellsville, NY) ; Power and Mining Machinery Co. ; Ransome Machinery Co. (Dunellen, NJ) ; Snow Steam Pump Works ; Worthington Air Conditioning Co. (East Orange, NJ) ; Worthington and Baker ; Worthington Corp. ; Worthington-Gamon Meter Co. (Newark, NJ) ; Henry R. Worthington (New York, NY) ; Worthington Pump and Machinery Corp. ; Worthington-Simpson Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Worthington Works (Harrison, NJ) etc. 1840.  Search this
Notes content:
Inventor of first direct-acting steam pump (Henry R. Worthington). Company history, 1840-1940 ; Annual reports (1940, 1948) ; "Power and Fluids" (Spring 1956). Coolers for mechanical refrigeration ; refrigeration units ; power pumps ; fire pumps ; centrifugal pumps ; piston pumps ; turbine well pumps ; steam pumps ; volute pumps ; marine pumps ; pumps for mining ; gas engine compressors ; air compressors ; feather valve compressors ; service station compressors ; Snow oil engines ; gas engines ; kerosene engines ; diesel engines ; steam turbines ; turbine generators ; gas-oil engines ; marine engines ; Crossley gas engines ; rock drilling equipment (Rock Master, rock hammers, heavy duty drifters) ; ball mills ; automatic heat treating machines ; forging furnaces ; water power equipment ; Elliott-Buchi Turbocharger ; water, oil, and gasoline meters ; locomotive feedwater heating equipment ; heat transfer equipment ; refinery equipment ; Loomis-Pettibone Gas Generating System ; Loomis-Pettibone gas producers ; air conditioning equipment ; condensers. Also see cataloged portion of Worthington Corporation.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, samples and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
ten pencils marked Worthington Air Conditioning Co.
Physical description:
1275 pieces; 47 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Harrison, New Jersey, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  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
Refinery equipment  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Water wheels; water motors and waterpower equipment  Search this
Well drilling equipment: water; oil; etc.  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Coal  Search this
Engines  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Gas well drilling  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Hydraulic engineering  Search this
Hydraulic machinery  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Oil field equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Oil well drilling  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Petroleum industry and trade  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30297
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30297

[Trade catalogs from W. F. Potts, Son & Co., Inc.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1833 ; Liverpool, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
W. F. Potts, Son & Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
iron and steel bars, shapes, hoops, bands, plates, and sheets ; tin and terne plates ; sheet copper and zinc ; wire and nails ; formed roofing and siding ; registers and ventilators ; heating supplies ; tinsmiths' machines and tools ; tinners' supplies
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  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:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Metals  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Tools  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34416
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34416

[Trade catalogs from Landmaster Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Hucknall, Nottingham, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Landmaster Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Member of Firth Cleveland Group  Search this
Notes content:
Industrial vacuum cleaner "Vacmaster" ; "Hecta" portable projection heater ; rotary tillers ; cultivators ; "Stoic" rotary mower ; lawn mower ; ride-on mower ; self-propelled mower ; "MO'PAK" combination mower, cultivator, and weeder ; farm and garden machinery
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hucknall, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  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
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25708
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25708

[Trade catalogs from Nashua Machine Co.]

Company Name:
Nashua Machine Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Bundy Steam Trap Co.  Search this
Notes content:
New Bundy steam traps ; tilting hot water pump
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Nashua, New Hampshire, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30971
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30971

[Trade catalogs from Power Specialty Co.]

Variant company name:
Dansville, NY ; London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Power Specialty Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Heating and water cooling equipment : coal pulverizers, water coolers, hydraulic rams, superheated steam heaters, oil heaters, heat recovery equipment. Foster Water Backs ; Foster Economizer for recovering waste heat from boiler flue gases ; pipe stills for oil refineries...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Refinery equipment  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Oil field equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Petroleum industry and trade  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33586
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33586

[Trade catalogs from Detroit Lubricator Co.]

Company Name:
Detroit Lubricator Co.  Search this
Related companies:
American Radiator & Standard Sanitary Corp. ; Canadian Detroit Lubricator Co. (Walkerville, Ontario, Canada) ; Stewart Precision Carburetor Co. (London, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
Detroit electric furnaces. Oil burning accessories: thermostatic expansion valves ; humidistats ; safety float valves ; control switches ; motors. Automatic controls for pressure, temperature, humidity: lever operated, temperature, differential, liquid level, pressure, vacuum controls. Thermostats. Refrigeration accessories: expansion valves ; control switches ; thermostats. Wiring diagrams. Locomotive force feed oiler ; stoker controls ; anti-syphon valve ; gauges ; mercoid controls ; low-water fuel cut-off switch ; regulators ; nozzles ; zone heating controls ; relay transformers ; fuel transfer pump ; radiator valves ; solenoid valves ; carburetors ; lubricators ; oilers ; oil feed dividers ; flange oiler feed shoe ; locomotive mechanical lubricators and accessories...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Physical description:
117 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Coal  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Motors  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14073
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14073

[Trade catalogs from Power-Gas Corp. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Power-Gas Corp. Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Ashmore, Benson, Pease & Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Mond Gas for power and heating ; lime burning plant ; large water gas generators ; mechanical producer gas plant ; Dracco pneumatic conveyors ; oil refining and hardening plant ; vegetable and animal oil processing plant ; industrial crystallization plant ; hydrogen plant ; glycerine recovery plant ; dust and fume control and recovery equipment ; carburetted water gas plant ; Ellernan Calciner ; waste fuel producer gas plant ; gas cooling and cleaning plant ; fuel gas for industrial heat ; gas producer ; gas washer and reaction towers ; booklet about Sindri Fertiliser Factory in India
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
28 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Stockton-On-Tees, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Coal  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Petroleum  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33577
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33577

[Trade catalogs from Chance Bros. & Co. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Birmingham, United Kingdom ; London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Chance Bros. & Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Glass silk for heat insulation ; window glass ; illuminating glass ware ; spectacle glass ; colored glass ; laboratory glass ware ; pressed glass ; marine and aerial lighthouse engineers and constructors ; soda glass tubing and rod ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
24 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Glasgow, Scotland
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Glass  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10319
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10319

[Trade catalogs from Fraser & Chalmers]

Company Name:
Fraser & Chalmers  Search this
Related companies:
Fraser & Chalmers (Kent, United Kingdom) ; General Electric Co., Ltd. ; Allis-Chalmers Mfg. Co. ; AGCO Corp. ; Liberty Iron Works ; Eagle Works Mfg. Co.  Search this
Notes content:
French and Spanish language catalogs. Amalgating machinery. Automatic ore feeders. Centrifugal roller quartz mills. Classifiers. Concentration machinery: frue vanner ore concentrators. Crushing and pulverizing machinery. Engines and pumps: Corliss ; hoisting ; Cornish pumping engines ; steam engines and boilers ; Riedler air and gas compressors and blowing engines ; Riedler pumps. Flotation machines. Furnaces: smelting furnaces ; bruckner roasting cylinder furnaces ; boilers ; stokers. General catalogs. Gold and silver mills. Perforated sheet metals. Materials handling: portable conveyors ; tramways ; ore cars ; vibrating feeders ; vibrating screens ; endless travelling wire ropes. Mine ventilators. Misc.: matte converters ; precipitators ; cyanide plant equipment. Ore sampling machines. Pattern lists. Pipe, pipe fittings, tools and supplies. Power, mining and metallurgical machinery. "Processes of ore treatment." Riffles. Safety appliances: electrical chair indicator ; Separators. Stamping machinery: stamp mills ; forged steel stamp shoes, dies and roller shells. Turbines. Wagon tipplers. Water wheels. Wirecloth: steel wire battery cloths ; mining screens ; revolving coal and ore screens. Wire rope.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
160 pieces; 13 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Refinery equipment  Search this
Water wheels; water motors and waterpower equipment  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Engines  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Hydraulic engineering  Search this
Hydraulic machinery  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Metals  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Oil field equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Petroleum industry and trade  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Water-power  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15585
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15585

[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 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 Peacock Brothers Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1897 or 1898  Search this
Company Name:
Peacock Brothers Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
1947 and 1952 trade literature for a company that made and represented other manufacturers of: pumps, valves and boiler feed controls ; automatic weighing and material handling machinery ; burners ; heat treatment furnaces and equipment ; testing equipment ; worm gears ; lubricating systems ; meters and regulators ; wire and screens ; filters ; joints ; gauges ; thermometers and instruments ; meters ; mining ropes ; conveyors, loaders, coalcutters ; switchgear ; pneumatic tools ; engines.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  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
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Plumbing supplies and fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Engines  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Hardware  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
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Milling machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Plumbing equipment industry  Search this
Plumbing fixtures  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29440
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29440

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