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[Trade catalogs from Ashcroft Manufacturing Co.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1851 ; Chicago, IL ; Bridgeport, CT  Search this
Company Name:
Ashcroft Manufacturing Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Sales Co. of Manning, Maxwell & Moore, Inc.  Search this
Notes content:
Gauges (alarm, recording, steam, pressure, vacuum, water), engine indicators, pipe tools, clocks, test pumps, glass fittings, gauge cocks, pantographs, reducing wheels, planimeters, bushings, die frames, packer ratchets, pipe tongs. Edson Recording Gauge ; high nickel alloy ; continuous recorder...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
14 pieces; 4 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Engines  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_34625
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_34625

[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 American Engineering Co.]

Company Name:
American Engineering Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Stokers, monorail and stationary electric hoists, coal-burning combustion systems, steering gear for ships and boats, refrigeration systems, boilers, paper mill engines, hydro-thermal grids, ammonia compressors, furnaces, transmissions, pumps ... this comprises the uncataloged portion
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43042
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43042

[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 A. R. Wilfley & Sons]

Company Name:
A. R. Wilfley & Sons  Search this
Notes content:
Centrifugal sand pumps, acid pumps, wetted pump parts. "Wilfley" centrifugal sand pumps...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
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:
Denver, Colorado, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28422
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28422

[Trade catalogs from Pulsometer Eng. Co. Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Reading, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Pulsometer Eng. Co. Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
"Geryk" air pumps ; centrifugal slurry pump ; milk cooling plant ; turbine centrifugal pump
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
14 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33906
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33906

[Trade catalogs from U.S. Industries, Inc.]

Company Name:
U.S. Industries, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Clearing Machine Corp. (div.) "GMC Clearing" (formerly known as the Clearing Div. of U.S. Industries, Inc. ? ) ; Chicago Steel Tank Co. (div.) ; Production Machine Div. ; Axelson Mfg. Co. (div. located in Los Angeles, CA; this company was also a div. of Pressed Steel Car Co., Inc. at one point in time, and it was formerly known as Axelson Machine Co. as well) *Axelson later took over Fray Machine Tool Co. (Burbank, CA) which was a.k.a. Fray-Mershon, Inc. ; Solar Chicago (div.) ; T. S. Harrison & Sons Ltd. (Yorkshire, United Kingdom) ; other divisions and subsidiaries: Conduit Fittings (Chicago, IL) ; Garrett Oil Tools (Longview, TX) ; General Equipment Corp. (San Juan, PR) ; International Div. of U.S. Industries, Inc. (New York, NY) ; Koppel (Philippines) Inc. (Manila) ; Oil Field Sales & Service, S.A. (Maracaibo, Venezuela) ; Solar Permanent (Melrose Park, IL) ; Southern Pipe (Azusa, CA) ; USI Robodyne (Silver Spring, MD) ; USI Technical Center (Pompano Beach, FL) ; Western Design (Goleta, CA)  Search this
Notes content:
OVERSIZE (one folder that includes three items). Lathes, milling machines and attachments, electric motors, tailstock, gear boxes, thread plug and ring gages, sucker rods, couplings, deep well plunger pumps, portable threaders, grinders, counter shafts, and stock racks. Mechanical presses ; clearing presses ; clearing duplicators ; power presses ; die spotting presses ; automatic feeds, coil cradles ; air cushions ; aircraft and missile machinery ; "Torc-Pac" presses ; "Axelson" milling attachments, deep well plunger pumps, gages, etc. ; collet chucks ; "Solar Chicago" pressure vessels ; includes blueprints...this comprises the uncataloged portion (box count includes cataloged items).
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual, photographs and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
936 pieces; 30 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27818
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27818

[Trade catalogs from Sundstrand Corporation]

Variant company name:
A merger of the Rockford Tool Company (Established 1905) and Rockford Milling Machine Company (Established 1909) would create the Sundstrand Machine Tool Company in 1926. In 1959, the Sundstrand Machine Tool Company changes its name to Sundstrand Corporation. On June 10, 1999, Hamilton Standard and the Sundstrand Corp. merged, forming Hamilton Sundstrand. Hamilton Sundstrand traces its roots to the founding of the Sundstrand Corp. in 1905 and Hamilton Standard in 1919. (Source: www.hamiltonsundstrandcorp.com)  Search this
Company Name:
Sundstrand Corporation  Search this
Related companies:
Sundstrand Machine Tool Co. ; Sundstrand Fuel Units ; Hydraulic Div. ; Pump Div. ; Sundstrand Magnetic Products Co. (div. located in Rockford, IL) ; Sundstrand Hydro-Transmission (div. located in Ames, IA) ; American Broach & Machine Co. (div. located in Ann Arbor, MI) ; Arter Grinding Machine Co. (Worcester, MA; formerly Persons-Arter Machine Co.) ; Engelberg Huller Co., Inc. / Engelberg, Inc. (Syracuse, NY) ; William Asquith, Ltd. (Halifax, United Kingdom) ; Porter-Cable Machine Co. (successors to Mulliner-Enlund Tool Co.) / Porter-Cable-Hutchinson Corp. (Syracuse, NY)  Search this
Notes content:
hydraulic equipment for machine tools (valves, controls) ; fuel units ; hydraulic pumps ; fluid motors ; "oil power" transmission and torque convertor ; hydro-transmission ; magnetic products for lifting and handling materials ; Rigidmils-Stub Lathes ; drilling and centering machines ; milling machines ; broaching machines and tools ; "Porter-Cable" milling attachments, saws, saw tables, combo-tool & kits, routers, power planes, shapers, hedgshears, woodworking tools, grass trimmers, and riding mowers ; includes blueprints...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and photographs
Black and white images
Physical description:
546 pieces; 10 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Rockford, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Garden and lawn equipment and supplies  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
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Engines  Search this
Garden ornaments and furniture  Search this
Garden tools  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Wood-carving  Search this
Woodworking industries  Search this
Woodworking machinery  Search this
Woodworking tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_23980
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_23980

[Trade catalogs from Sperry Corp.]

Company Name:
Sperry Corp.  Search this
Related companies:
Sperry Gyroscope Co. Div. (Great Neck, NY) ; New Holland Machine Div. (New Holland, PA) ; Hertzler & Zook Co. Div. (Belleville, PA) ; E. G. Staude Div. (St. Paul, MN) ; Vickers, Inc. (Detroit, MI) ; Selenium Corp. of America (Los Angeles, CA) ; New Holland Machine Co. (New Holland, PA) ; Ford Instrument Co., Inc. (Long Island City, NY) ; Wheeler Insulated Wire Co., Inc. (Bridgeport, CT) ; Benwood-Linze Co. (St. Louis, MO) ; Sperry Gyroscope Co., Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Wright's Automatic Machinery Co. (Durham, NC) ; Sperry Gyroscope Co., Inc. (NY) ; Sperry Gyroscope Co. of Canada, Ltd. (Montreal, Quebec, Canada) ; Sperry Vickers (Troy, MI)  Search this
Notes content:
Selenium rectifiers & Emby photo-electric cells (Selenium Corp. of America) ; aeronautical & marine navigation (Sperry Gyroscope Co., Inc.) ; machine tool controls (Sperry Gyroscope Co. of Canada, Ltd.) ; industrial hydraulics (Sperry Vickers) ; machinery, equipment, instruments and controls for Armed Forces, agriculture, and industry ; "Sperryscope" magazines
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and histories
Black and white images
Physical description:
122 pieces; 7 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Military equipment and supplies (including uniforms)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Armed Forces -- Equipment  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Military supplies  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_21630
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_21630

[Trade catalogs from Star Brass Works (Chicago, Ill.)]

Company Name:
Star Brass Works (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Notes content:
Spray pumps and machinery, spray cooling equipment, whitewashing and painting machines, steam and water jet apparatus (syphons, ejectors, exhausters, vacuum boosters). Atomizing and spray nozzles for meat packing plants, chemical and allied industries, mine air humidification, etc. ... this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Butchers’ supplies (including meat processing industry)  Search this
Chemicals and chemical products  Search this
Foods and beverage products and processing equipment (including brewing; distilleries; beer; wine; etc.)  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Beverage industry  Search this
Butchers  Search this
Chemicals  Search this
Distilleries  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Meat industry and trade  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_22325
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_22325

[Trade catalogs from Stothert & Pitt Ltd.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Stothert & Pitt Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
concrete and mortar mixers ; portable bucket loader ; planer drives ; Patent Reducing Gear and Combined Thrusts for marine motors ; steam and internal combustion engine driven cranes ; deck, roof, forge and warehouse cranes ; cargo handling cranes ; shipbuilding cranes ; overhead travellers ; dock and harbour cranes ; electric cranes ; winches ; hoists ; multi-bucket excavators ; rotary pumps ; equipment for concrete, quarries, gravel pits, etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
29 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Bath, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Engines  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Ships  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_23335
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_23335

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

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

[Trade catalogs from Rotherham & Sons Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1750 ; London, United Kingdom ; La Chaux-De-Fonds, Switzerland  Search this
Company Name:
Rotherham & Sons Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Rotherhams of Coventry  Search this
Notes content:
1935-1950 ; watch makers ; precision instrument makers ; watch and instrument engineers ; "R&S" ; small parts in non-ferrous metals for engineering, automobile and aircraft trades ; pumps ; engine parts ; plugs for aircraft engines ;
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Physical description:
10 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Coventry, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Clocks and watches (including clock-making and watch-making equipment)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Scientific and optical instruments  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Calculators  Search this
Clocks and watches  Search this
Engines  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Motors  Search this
Optical instruments  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Scientific apparatus and instruments  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15028
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15028

[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:
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[Trade catalogs from Robbins & Myers, Inc.]

Variant company name:
Founded 1878  Search this
Company Name:
Robbins & Myers, Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Electric Motor Div. (Springfield, OH) ; New England Gear Div. (Cheshire, CT)  Search this
Notes content:
Motors, machine drives, hoists, cranes, winches, fans, ventiliators, trolleys, pumps, generators. "R&M Moyno" pumps ; electric fans ; fractional and integral horsepower motors and generators ; electric and hand hoists and cranes ; 1899-1947 ; "FHP" gearmotors & speed reducers ; AC motors ; sub-fractional HP motors...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
12 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Springfield, Ohio, United States
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Appliances (household)  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Household appliances  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_12749
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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[Trade catalogs from Worthington Pump and Machinery Co.]

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

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Vickers-Armstrongs Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Elswick Works ; Vickers Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
Non-ferrous materials ; extruded rods & sections ; rolled metals ; chill cast bars-phosphor, bronze & gun metal ; ingots & castings ; "Pyramid" hardness testing machine ; high pressure cylinders & bottles for storage & transport of air & gases ; pumps ; cranes ; hoists ; mine skips & cages ; utility tractors ; hauling machinery for caissons ; "Wellesley" aircraft
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
6 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Metals  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Steel industry and trade  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_26704
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_26704

[Trade catalogs from Ransome Hoffman Pollard Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Ferrybridge, Knottingley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Ransome Hoffman Pollard Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
RHP Transmission Bearings Div.  Search this
Notes content:
transmission bearings ; manufacture & sale of "self-lube" bearings, clutch withdrawal bearings, fan & pump spindle bearings, complete water assemblies, solid & flexible roller bearings, heavy-duty plummer blocks, aligning ball & roller bearings, variety of bearings for monorail conveyors & similar applications
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Ferrybridge, England
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_36056
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_36056

[Trade catalogs from Lapointe Machine Tool Co.]

Variant company name:
Edgware, Middlesex, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Lapointe Machine Tool Co.  Search this
Related companies:
J. N. Lapointe Co. (CT) ; Lapointe of Hudson  Search this
Notes content:
Broaching machines, broaches, broach sharpeners, broach grinders, hydraulic pumps and presses, sawing machines, rotating table and indexing machine, comparator, and keyway sets. Hydraulic presses ; hydraulic pumps with instructions ; "Rotor Kut" broaches ; standard "cutterbars" ; service manual...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
18 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Hudson, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Topic:
Air-compressors  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_28322
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_28322

[Trade catalogs from Dorr Co., Inc.]

Company Name:
Dorr Co., Inc.  Search this
Related companies:
Door Co. Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Dorr-Oliver Inc. ; Dorr Cyanide Machinery Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Sewage and water treatment ; classification and washing equipment ; clarifiers ; "Dorrco" "d-i" systems for the purification of solutions by the ion-exchange method ; diaphragm pumps ; biofiltration systems ; aerators ; etc.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
152 pieces; 3 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Materials handling equipment (includes barrels; bottling and filling; casters; chains; etc.)  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_13220
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_13220

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