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[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 Ace Scientific Supply Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Ace Scientific Supply Co., Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Distributor. Laboratory apparatus and scientific instruments : adapters, beakers, bottles, brushes, bulbs, burettes, burners, chromatography equipment, dishes, flasks, funnels, pipettes, thermometers, tubes, wire, audiovisual equipment, centrifuges, furnaces, gauges, microscopes, ovens, pumps. "Ace Pulse" issues (1970s) ; safety goggles ; ear protectors ; safety hats ; respirators ; first aid kits ; fire blankets ; oxygen kits ; safety clothing ; safety boots ; safety gloves ; safety shields ; hand creams ; safety ladders ; safety showers ; eye washers ; fire extinguishers ; sign makers ; vinyl safety signs ; safety decals ; solvent-proof container labels ; chemical storage and handling containers ; waste cans ; safety cabinets ; Lab-Line Refrigerators/Freezers ; drum pumps ; acid pumps ; spill equipment kits ; fume hoods ; emergency lighting ; flowmeters ; Nalgene labware ; Circ-O-Therm Oven ; Shandon packing pump for packing HPLC columns ; Catalog 80 (1980) ; Catalog 70 (1970)...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
28 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Linden, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Firefighting and fire engines  Search this
Laboratories and laboratory supplies and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Refrigeration and ice-making equipment  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Laboratories -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Candles  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Fire fighting equipment industry  Search this
Hats  Search this
Ice -- Manufacture  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Shoes  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_35020
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_35020

[Trade catalogs from Stewarts and Lloyds Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Birmingham, United Kingdom ; London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Stewarts and Lloyds Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
tubular steel coils ; screwed and socketed tubes and fittings ; steam pipe installations ; steel sewers ; tubular steel poles ; steel pipes for water & gas mains and distribution systems ; artesian well boring tubes ; tubular steel electric lighting standards
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
17 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Glasgow, Scotland
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Well drilling equipment: water; oil; etc.  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Candles  Search this
Gas well drilling  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Oil well drilling  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Water well drilling  Search this
Well drillers  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_23075
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_23075

[Trade catalogs from Welsbach Company of New England]

Company Name:
Welsbach Company of New England  Search this
Notes content:
Cast brass and turned fittings, service cocks and soldering nipples, malleable iron fittings. Semi indirect gas lighting appliances ; "Short Cut Method of Calculating Illumination of an Area with Semi-Indirect Fixtures"...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27830
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27830

[Trade catalogs from Rudolf Wendel, Inc.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom ; Paris, France  Search this
Company Name:
Rudolf Wendel, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
artistic lighting
Includes:
Trade catalog and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27845
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27845

[Trade catalogs from Simplex Electric Co. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Simplex Electric Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
flameproof lighting equipment ; watertight lighting equipment ; industrial lighting equipment ; conduit fittings ; ironclad switch & fuse gear
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_19781
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_19781

[Trade catalogs from Pynchon & Co.]

Variant company name:
Chicago, IL ; London, United Kingdom ; Paris, France  Search this
Company Name:
Pynchon & Co.  Search this
Notes content:
world survey on electric light and power
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):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34038
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34038

[Trade catalogs from Westcode Semiconductors]

Company Name:
Westcode Semiconductors  Search this
Related companies:
Westinghouse Brake & Signal Co. Ltd (Chippenham, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
short-form catalog 1976 ; fast switching thyristors 30A to 1000A ; diodes ; power transistors ; molded bridges ; voltage regulators ; selenium rectifiers ; heat sinks ; standard and custom assemblies with fuses and firing circuits
Includes:
Trade catalog and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_36640
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_36640

[Trade catalogs from Langham Photographic Instruments Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Carshalton, Surrey, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Langham Photographic Instruments Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Lighting for photography ; "Ultralite 400" and Langham "Ministrobe". Also advertisements for Kentmere Ltd. photographic papers ; Ferrania "Superpanchro" emulsion by Neville Brown & Co., Ltd. ; Pelling & Cross Ltd. used photography equipment ; Micro Precision Products Ltd. "Microcord" camera ; Johnsons of Hendon Ltd. elarger printers ; De Vere (Kensington) Ltd. bench enlarger ; General Electric Co. "Osram" photo enlarger lamp ; Lancashire carpeting from Presto Supplies (Preston) ; photograph mounts from Actinia Kodak and other darkroom products from Ciné Photo Supplies ; included in the "British Journal of Photography Advertisements".
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:
Carshalton, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Photographic industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25779
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25779

[Trade catalogs from A. P. Lundberg & Sons Ltd.]

Variant company name:
multiple locations ; Oldbury, Birmingham, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
A. P. Lundberg & Sons Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
"Lektrik" electrical supplies ; "Lektrik Lighting Connections" ; switches ; controls ; circuits ; "London" and "London Junior" switches ; "Kilarc" switches ; switch-plugs ; plug-connectors ; "B. C. adapters" ; other adapters ; ceiling roses ; connectors ; motor-starting switches ; fused plugs ; other electrical equipment .
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28071
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28071

[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 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 London Electric Firm]

Variant company name:
South Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
London Electric Firm  Search this
Related companies:
London Electric Firm Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Searchlights ; "A Super Searchlight Projector for the Suez Canal" ; "raising and lowering gear for lighting fittings" ; winches, pulleys, and suspensions ; portable searchlights ; "Aerodome and Airway Lighting" ; floodlights ; boundary lights ; route beacons ; street lighting ; "Gas Lighting in Hong Kong" ; "Lowering Gear For Warning Lights For 140 ft. Wireless Mast." "Motor Driven Worm Reduction Gear" ; flexible couplings ; marine searchlights ; searchlight projectors
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
39 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
South Croydon, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Candles  Search this
Engines  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Motors  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27534
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27534

[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 Integrated Photomatrix Inc.]

Company Name:
Integrated Photomatrix Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Integrated Photomatrix Ltd. (Dorset, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
handbook of integrated optoelectronic devices & systems ; Short Form Catalogue
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:
Mountainside, New Jersey, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_35617
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_35617

[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 Phoenix Light Co.]

Company Name:
Phoenix Light Co.  Search this
Notes content:
OVERSIZE ; light fixtures
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Candles  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34447
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34447

[Trade catalogs from Phoenix Glass Co. (PA)]

Variant company name:
New York, NY ; Chicago, IL ; Monaca, PA ; Boston, MA  Search this
Company Name:
Phoenix Glass Co. (PA)  Search this
Notes content:
One piece OVERSIZE ; Illustrated trade literature ; gas and electric globes, shades, etc. ; includes Enos' Chart of Old Cup Plates, Chart No. 9, Sandwich Glass ; lighting glassware
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Lighting (electric; gas; candle; oil; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Candles  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Glass  Search this
House furnishings  Search this
Interior decoration  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Porcelain  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_32240
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_32240

[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

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