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[Trade catalogs from Johns-Manville Corp.]

Variant company name:
Jane's office, "Modern American home"  Search this
Company Name:
Johns-Manville Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Canadian Johns-Manville Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
touting the benefits of asbestos products, flexboard, insulating board, tiles, permanent walls, siding, shingles, and some home designs
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 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
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10450
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10450

Asbestos Drapery Fabric

Maker:
Johns Manville  Search this
Physical Description:
asbestos (overall material)
woven (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 13 3/16 in x 10 in; 2.8575 cm x 33.49625 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
fabric, piece of
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Johns-Manville Corp.
ID Number:
TE.T11159.000
Catalog number:
T11159.000
T11159
Accession number:
203978
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c861-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648334

Spool of asbestos roving; Johns-Manville Corp.; 1954

Maker:
Johns Manville  Search this
Physical Description:
asbestos (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 2 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm
Object Name:
roving, spool of
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Johns-Manville Corp.
ID Number:
TE.T11156.000
Catalog number:
T11156.000
T11156
Accession number:
203978
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c863-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648336

Length of wide Asbestos Tape

Maker:
Johns Manville  Search this
Physical Description:
asbestos (overall material)
woven (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 3 3/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 7.3025 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
Tape
Object Type:
tape
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Johns-Manville Corp.
ID Number:
TE.T11158.000
Catalog number:
T11158.000
T11158
Accession number:
203978
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cac4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648339

Sample of asbestos rope; Johns-Manville Corp; 1954

Maker:
Johns Manville  Search this
Physical Description:
asbestos (overall material)
braded (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7/8 in x 6 1/2 in x 4 5/16 in; 2.2225 cm x 16.51 cm x 10.95375 cm
Object Name:
rope, length of
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Johns-Manville Corp.
ID Number:
TE.T11157.000
Catalog number:
T11157.000
T11157
Accession number:
203978
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cac5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648340

Asbestos Drapery Fabric

Maker:
Johns Manville  Search this
Physical Description:
asbestos ? (overall material)
woven (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 1 1/8 in x 19 3/4 in x 12 1/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 50.165 cm x 30.63875 cm
Object Name:
Fabric
fabric, piece of
Date made:
1954
Credit Line:
Gift of Johns-Manville Corp.
ID Number:
TE.T11160.000
Catalog number:
T11160.000
T11160
Accession number:
203978
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-cbd7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_648344

[Trade catalogs from Johns-Manville Corp.]

Company Name:
Johns-Manville Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Asbestos Packing Co. ; Canadian Johns-Manville Co., Ltd. ; Celite Products Co. ; Chalmers-Spence Co. ; H. W. Johns Co. ; H. W. Johns Mfg. Co. ; H. W. Johns-Manville Co. ; Shields & Brown Co. ; Charles W. Trainer Co. ; United States Aluminum Co. ; Aluminum Co. of America ; U.S. Industrial Chemical Co., Inc. (Baltimore, MD)  Search this
Notes content:
Acoustic material ; catalogs ; performance reports ; insulation ; misc. products ; packing ; research ; roofing ; transite pipes ; "Clipper" Oil Seals ; touting the benefits of asbestos products, flexboard, insulating board, tiles, permanent walls, siding, shingles, and some home designs
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
324 pieces; 22 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_19731
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_19731

[Trade catalogs from Gordon Lumber Co.]

Company Name:
Gordon Lumber Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Johns-Manville Corp. ;  Search this
Notes content:
Performance report.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Oak Harbor, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lumber; logging; timber and forestry  Search this
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Forests and forestry  Search this
Lumber  Search this
Timber  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18192
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18192

Practical suggestions for home improvements

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1937
Topic:
Dwellings--Remodeling  Search this
Call number:
19941
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_201237

RADIATOR CONTROL VALVE

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
ND
Topic:
Radiators--Valves  Search this
Call number:
006312
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_218627

GREATER LIVING COMFORT IN YOUR PRESENT HOME

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1929
Topic:
Insulation (Heat)  Search this
Call number:
006318
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_218633

NOW HOT WATER HEATING WITH STEAM, NEW JOHNS-MANVILLE RADIATOR CONTROL VALVE..

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1927
Topic:
Valves  Search this
Call number:
006320
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_218635

CONTROLLING CONDENSATION IN THE PULP AND PAPER INDUSTRY

Author:
JOHNS-MANVILLE CORP GENERAL INDUSTRIAL DIVISION  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1927
Topic:
Dampness in buildings  Search this
Call number:
013605
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_222819

New and more beautiful Johns-Manville insulating board

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1939
Topic:
Insulating materials  Search this
Call number:
28048
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_253719

Comfort that pays for itself

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1936
Topic:
Insulating materials  Search this
Call number:
28049
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_253720

Johns-Manville asbestos panels

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1926
Topic:
Asbestos  Search this
Call number:
33328
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_274556

Walls of beauty that never grow old

Author:
Johns-Manville Corp  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1938
Topic:
Siding (Building materials)  Search this
Call number:
34048
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_274805

TRANSITE SMOKE JACKS

Author:
JOHNS - MANVILLE CORP RAILROAD Department  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1929
Topic:
Railroads--FUME CONTROL  Search this
Call number:
001170
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_172707

REFRACTORY CEMENTS

Author:
JOHNS - MANVILLE CORP  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1928
1928 - 1929
Topic:
Asbestos cement  Search this
Call number:
001171 THRU 001172
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_172708

CORRUGATED TRANSITE

Author:
JOHNS - MANVILLE CORP  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
1930
Topic:
Building materials  Search this
Call number:
001173
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_172709

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