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[Trade catalogs from American Chain & Cable Co.]

Variant company name:
York, PA  Search this
Company Name:
American Chain & Cable Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Helicoid Gage Div. ; Babcock and Wilcox Co. ; Acco Babcock Inc. ; AccoBabcock Inc. ; American Chain Division, Babcock International ; American Chain Co. ; Acco  Search this
Notes content:
Abrasive cutting machines, chains, compressors, cotter pins, cutalators, cutting tools, disk brakes, drill presses, hydraulic presses, hoists, hydraulic jacks, lifts, nibbling machines, sling chains, traffic tape, weed chains, welding rods, wire, wire rope, fencing, gage systems, gages, electrodes, mining equipment: mining chains, link and chain assemblies, connectors, flight bars, cable carrier chains and connections, conveyor, elevator chain and attachments. Hardware chain ; chain accessories ; chain assemblies ; Acco (brand name) ; "Helicoid" gages (gauges) for pressure, vacuum, and compound indication ; weed chains for cars, trucks, buses, and tractors...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  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
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_20528
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_20528

[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 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 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 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:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_26048

[Trade catalogs from Perfection Gear Co.]

Company Name:
Perfection Gear Co.  Search this
Related companies:
American Stock Gear Co.  Search this
Notes content:
flanged and motorized worm gear speed reducers ; gears ; sprockets ; couplings ; universal joints
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Harvey, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_30468
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_30468

[Trade catalogs from Perry & Co. Ltd. (UK)]

Variant company name:
Began as steel pen manufacturer in mid-19th century  Search this
Company Name:
Perry & Co. Ltd. (UK)  Search this
Related companies:
Perry and Co. ; Perry Motor Co. ; Perry Chain Co. Ltd. ; Perry & Co. (Pens) Ltd. ; Perry and Co. (Holdings) Ltd. ; Renold Chains Ltd. ; Renold Perry Inc. ; Perry Eng. Ltd. (http://www.manchester.gov.uk/libraries/arls/busarc/list4.htm)  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1930s and 1940s catalogs of Perry chains for cars, trucks and motorcycles (timing chains) and industrial uses ; standardized chain drives ; roller chains for industrial applications ; chain wheels ; chain couplings ; hub brakes ; chain rivets ; rivet extractors
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Birmingham, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Motorcycles  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motorcycle supplies industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31006
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31006

[Trade catalogs from Persons-Arter Machine Co.]

Company Name:
Persons-Arter Machine Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Arter Grinding Machine Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1922 catalog for Arter Automatic Magazine Feed Piston Ring Grinder and Arter Rotary Surface Grinder (in 3 sizes)
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Engines  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31143
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31143

[Trade catalogs from Paramount Electrical Supply Co.]

Company Name:
Paramount Electrical Supply Co.  Search this
Notes content:
1926 wholesale catalog for Paramount Electrical Supply: porcelain knobs ; outdoor brackets ; ceiling plates ; cleats ; switches ; Leviton sockets ; bells ; buzzers ; mailboxes ; fuses ; plugs ; lamps (bulbs) ; guards ; shades ; reflectors ; National Mazda ; hanging fixtures ; kitchen and bathroom fixtures ; brackets (sconces) ; outdoor lantern brackets ; desk and table lamps ; electric irons ; waffle irons ; toasters ; heating elements ; percolators ; heaters ; heating pad ; vacuum brush ; curling iron ; iron waver ; Marcel waver ; vibrator ; electric stove ; hot plate ; vacuum cleaner ; Havalite Jr. cigar lighter ; Eveready flashlights and batteries ; electric logs and grates ; radio sets ; radio table ; head phones (spelled "fones" in catalog) ; Steinite Long Distance Crystals ; Bosdh Jr. Ambotone cone speaker ; Brandes Headsets ; Utah Book Speaker; Thorola reproducer ; Silver circuits ; homcharger ; eliminator ; Fan Steel Balkite chargers ; Jewell Voltmeter ; tibe tester ; condensers ; transformer ; coils ; Mar-co Illuminated Control (dial) ; potentiometer ; jacks ; lightning arresters. March 1936 Catalog: Plate auto battery ; spark plugs ; mirror-clocks ; automobile tires ; Delco automobile radio set ; car seat slip covers ; Monarch tire tube ; tire patches ; cemented tire shoes ; radiator faucet ; Schrader valve cores ; tire gauges ; sport goggles ; airplane type auto compass ; golding lugage racks ; portable refrigerator ; Trico windshield wipers ; electric auto fans ; electric windshield cleaner ; Ingersoll Auto Clock ; Bakelite Visolite lighter ; radiator insect screen ; Ford car equipment - greyhound radiator ornaments ; Chevrolet equipment - radiator caps ; locking gas cap ; Tiger-Ey tail and stop lamp for Chevrolet ; door handles ; horns and sirens ; draft shields ; Pathfinder auto bulbs ; Dupont Duco cleaner ; Simoniz wax and cleaner ; hydraulic guns and fittings ; Alemite hoses ; oil gun ; Kap fire extinguisher ; bumper bar for 1932 Ford ; Pennsyline motor oil ; King Bee step-plates ; floor mats ; jacks ; Imperial radiator ; springs ; batteries ; hydrometers ; Bakelite distributor caps ; ignition points ; Zenith carburetors ; brake lining ; Plymouth mufflers ; Blackhawk piston rings ; copper or cork cylinder head gaskets ; battery pliers ; drill press ; pipe bender ; vise ; electric motor driven lathe ; bench grinders ; electric drills ; Imperial superheterodyne AC radio ; Macgregor golf clubs ; Fleetwing Golf Balls ; 1936 Delco-General Motors Auto (radio with speakers) sets with robot-controlled Synchro-tuning and custom-built controls for 1934-35-36 motor cars.
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:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Bells and bell foundries  Search this
Cleaning tools and supplies  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Fuel (includes oil; petroleum; gas; coal; etc.)  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  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
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Metalwork products (architectural and ornamental)  Search this
Plastics and rubber  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Sound recording and playback equipment (including phonographs; microphones; and phonograph records)  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Architectural metal-work  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Audio equipment industry  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Bell founding  Search this
Bells  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Candles  Search this
Cleaning compounds  Search this
Cleaning machinery and appliances  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Coal  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Fuel  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Lamps  Search this
Lighting  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28559
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28559

[Trade catalogs from A. Harper Sons and Bean Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1826  Search this
Company Name:
A. Harper Sons and Bean Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
A. Harper, Sons & Bean Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
One folder OVERSIZE ; "Bean" cars ; machine tools
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_19203
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_19203

[Trade catalogs from Philadelphia Gear Works]

Variant company name:
Founded 1882 ; http://www.philagear.com/company_overview_history.shtm  Search this
Company Name:
Philadelphia Gear Works  Search this
Related companies:
Philadelphia Gear Corp. ; American Gear Mfg. Assoc. (AGMA) ; Philadelphia Synchrodrive (div.)  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1909-1990 catalogs ; motor reducers ; torque controllers ; speed reducers ; mixers and gears ; spiral bevel speed reducers ; linear actuator systems ; ball screw jack ; machine screw jack ; customized high speed gear drives ; bevel gear & combination bevel-helical gear drives ; variable speed drive
Includes:
Trade catalog, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
63 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Engines  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
Motors  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31854
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31854

[Trade catalogs from Penn Rivet Corp.]

Company Name:
Penn Rivet Corp.  Search this
Notes content:
Circa 1930s-1940s ; rivets and rivet setting machinery for automobile brakes, appliances and machinery
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:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  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
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Metals  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_29845
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_29845

[Trade catalogs from Sears, Roebuck and Co. Inc.]

Company Name:
Sears, Roebuck and Co. Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Simpsons-Sears Ltd. (Toronto, Canada)  Search this
Notes content:
1982 reprint of the first Christmas Catalog (1933) ; annual reports (1965, 1991) ; craftsman power and hand tools (1985-86, 1988-89, 1995-96) ; blacksmith supplies ; wood and metal working machinery ; sporting goods ; paints ; auto tires ; photography equipment ; electric and gas lighting fixtures ; farm implements ; fences ; garden and lawn equipment ; surgical and medical instruments and supplies ; school furniture and supplies ; shoes ; clothing ; musical instruments ; surveying instruments ; engines ; Hercules oil heating equipment ; humidifier ; Kenmore washer, vacuum cleaner ; sewing machine ; household electrical appliances ; radio apparatus ; televisions ; stoves ; mosquito canopies, window screens, and fixtures ; concrete machinery ; building materials ; toys ; luggage ; firearms ; clocks ; silverware ; furniture ; jewelry ; equestrian equipment ; "Kenmore" microwave oven (use and care guide) ; "Kenmore" dehumidifier ; "Uniforms '74" catalog ; home care and convalescent needs catalog 1973 ; Home Care Health specialog 1985/1986 and 1986/87 ; Uniforms specialog 1985/1986 ; wheelchairs ; hospital beds ; mastectomy needs ; health care and rehabilitation garments ; exercise equipment ; blood pressure monitors ; diabetic aids ; bath and shower therapeutic and assistive equipment ; "Kenmore" grill-waffler ; fabric samples in sample book no. 81 V spring & summer 1915 ; portable typewriters
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and samples
Black and white images
Color images
Types of samples:
paint ; wallpaper
Physical description:
170 pieces; 17 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
Architectural designs and building materials  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Department store; dry goods and mail order catalogs  Search this
Educational institutions; equipment and supplies (includes playground equipment)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Fences  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Furniture and furnishings  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Jewelry  Search this
Leather products; tanning and equestrian 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
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Photographic equipment and supplies  Search this
Radios and radio equipment  Search this
Sewing machines and equipment  Search this
Silverware  Search this
Sporting goods  Search this
Surveying supplies  Search this
Television  Search this
Toys and games  Search this
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
"Decoration and ornament, Architectural"  Search this
"Schools -- Furniture, equipment, etc."  Search this
Adhesives  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Briefcases  Search this
Building materials  Search this
Cameras  Search this
Candles  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Commercial catalogs  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Department stores  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Dry-goods  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Fence industry  Search this
Firearms industry and trade  Search this
Furniture industry and trade  Search this
Games  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_18420
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_18420

[Trade catalogs from Northern Tool & Equipment Co.]

Company Name:
Northern Tool & Equipment Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Northern Tool + Equipment ; Northern Hydraulics Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
air compressors ; air tools ; power tools ; hand tools ; pressure washers ; water pumps ; logging equipment ; outdoor power equipment ; engines ; tarps ; pest control products ; go-karts ; scooters ; automotive supplies ; hardware ; welding equipment ; generators ; heaters ; snow removal equipment ; fuel transfer equipment ; lubrication equipment ; storage supplies and equipment ; gloves ; binoculars ; food preparation equipment ; metal fabrication equipment ; forklifts ; materials handling equipment ; locks
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Color images
Physical description:
5 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Burnsville, Minnesota, United States
Date:
2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Clothing (including hats; shoes; accessories; etc)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Locks and safes (including alarm and security systems)  Search this
Lumber; logging; timber and forestry  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Dress accessories  Search this
Engines  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Forests and forestry  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Hats  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Hobbies  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Locks and keys  Search this
Lumber  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33534
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33534

[Trade catalogs from Eastwood Co.]

Company Name:
Eastwood Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Automotive tools and supplies ; machinery, tools, and supplies for abrasive blasting, metal finishing, and welding ; specialty paints ; rust prevention products ; glass repair products ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Color images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States
Date range:
1900s-2000s
Topic (Romaine term):
Paint; varnishes; adhesives; coatings; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Topic:
Adhesives  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Paint industry and trade  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14231
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14231

[Trade catalogs from Clark Equipment Co.]

Company Name:
Clark Equipment Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Tructractor Div. (Battle Creek, MI) ; Construction Machinery Div. (Benton Harbor, MI) ; Industrial Truck Div. (Battle Creek, MI) ; Ross Carrier Div. (Benton Harbor, MI) ; Lima Div. (Lima, OH) ; Crane Div. (Lima, OH) ; Transmission Div. (Jackson, MI) ; Powerworker Section (Battle Creek, MI) ; Canadian Clark, Ltd. (Ontario, Canada) ; Clark Tructractor Co. (Battle Creek, MI); Celfor Tool Co. ; Buchanan Electric Steel Co. ; Automotive Div.  Search this
Notes content:
"Celfor" twist drills, reamers, countersinks, flue cutters, and lathe tools ; fork trucks, fork lift trucks and industrial towing tractors ; tractor dozers ; tractor shovels ; tractor scrapers ; construction and forestry equipment ; powered materials handling equipment ; "Clarktour" people-moving vehicles for shopping malls, airports, amusement parks, etc. ; pallet trucks ; industrial torque converters ; truck transmissions, etc. ; planetary axle
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
221 pieces; 3 linear feet; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Buchanan, Michigan, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Lumber; logging; timber and forestry  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Forests and forestry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Lumber  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Road machinery  Search this
Roads -- Design and construction  Search this
Timber  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_11537
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_11537

[Trade catalogs from Budd Wheel Co. (MI)]

Variant company name:
Cleveland, OH ; Philadelphia, PA  Search this
Company Name:
Budd Wheel Co. (MI)  Search this
Related companies:
Budd Wheel Co. (PA) ; Budd Induction Heating, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Induction heating for the heating of metals ; wheels, hubs and parts for trucks, buses and trailers ; passenger car equipment
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 3 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
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_8979
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_8979

[Trade catalogs from Birmingham Small Arms Co. Ltd.]

Company Name:
Birmingham Small Arms Co. Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
B. S. A. Tools Ltd. ; B. S. A. Guns Ltd. (Solihull, Warwickshire, United Kingdom) ; B. S. A. Cycles Ltd. ; B. S. A. Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
High-speed steel reamers, twist drills, milling cutters ; taps, dies, and screwing sets ; hunting rifles ; bicycles ; B. S. A. Scout cars ; automobiles
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
9 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Bicycles  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Taxidermy; hunting and trapping supplies  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Bicycles  Search this
Cycling  Search this
Firearms industry and trade  Search this
Fur trade  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Taxidermy  Search this
Tools  Search this
Trapping  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_7826
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_7826

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