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[Trade catalogs from M. H. Treadwell Co.]

Variant company name:
Chicago, IL ; Baltimore, MD  Search this
Company Name:
M. H. Treadwell Co.  Search this
Notes content:
industrial railway equipment ; dumping & stationary grate bars ; "Tread-Kill" grates
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Foundries  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_25797
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_25797

[Trade catalogs from Electric Products Co.]

Company Name:
Electric Products Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Fully automatic battery charging equipment for motive power batteries, automatic charging plants, battery charging motor-generators, diverter pole generators, motor-generator plating sets, battery charging panels, tack welding panels and junction boxes. "Wotton" vertical rectifiers for charging electric cars ; battery charging rheostats for trucks, tractors, and locomotives ; battery chargers and generators...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14978
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14978

[Trade catalogs from Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.]

Variant company name:
New York, NY  Search this
Company Name:
Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co.  Search this
Related companies:
Chicago Pneumatic Drill Div. ; Commercial Automobile Dept.  Search this
Notes content:
air and gas compressors, industrial power tools, pneumatic tools, hydraulic aviation accessories, electric tools, diesel engines, vacuum pumps and condensers, contractor equipment, rock drills, Diamond core drills and accessories, rock bits, oil well tools, equipment for maintenance of roads and bridges, and reamers. Railway speed recorders ; "Universal" electric tools for the radio industry ; mining equipment ; demolition tools ; "Little Giant" Chauffeur commercial car ; Giant semi-diesel oil engines ; diesel engines ; gas engines ; "Air-Power" publication of Franklin Plant (vol. 2, nos. 9-10, Sept.-Oct. 1928)...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and manual
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
215 pieces; 5 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  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
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Engines  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motors  Search this
Pumping machinery industry  Search this
Radio supplies industry  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10792
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10792

[Trade catalogs from Eagle Mfg. Co. (WV)]

Variant company name:
Est. 1894 ; Inc. 1897  Search this
Company Name:
Eagle Mfg. Co. (WV)  Search this
Notes content:
Oilers ; safety cans ; oily waste cans ; laboratory cans ; oil & gasoline containers ; safety cabinets ; torches ; tallow pots ; fillers ; supply cans ; Oilers, Oil & Gasoline Containers, Safety Cans & Cabinets, Oily Waste Cans, Faucet, Lab & Disposal Cans, Haz-Mat Products ; Hazardous Waste Storage Cabinets, Flammable Liquids Storage Cabinets, Flammable Liquids Disposal Cans, Cans For Biohazardous/Medical Wastes, Butt Cans, Drum Covers, Secondary Containment Pallets ; safety equipment ; Founded in 1894 as a decorative glass factory. Eagle made metal lids for glass jars and metal supply cans for the railroad industry in 1907. These cans led to the current safety container line. Eagle also became well known for their pump oilers. As the need for products grew to meet Federal OSHA safety regulations in the 1970s, Eagle expanded production to include cabinets for the storage of flammables. http://www.eagle-mfg.com/about.html
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
8 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Wellsburg, West Virginia, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  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
Medical and surgical instruments and supplies  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Waste Management (including water treatment; recycling; refuse collection; industrial waste; etc.)  Search this
Topic:
"Recycling (Waste, etc.)"  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Barrels  Search this
Bottling  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Medical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Refuse and refuse disposal  Search this
Refuse disposal industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Surgical instruments and apparatus industry  Search this
Tools  Search this
Water -- Purification  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_14095
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_14095

[Trade catalogs from American Society of Mechanical Engineers]

Company Name:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers  Search this
Notes content:
Mechanical equipment : power plant equipment; testing, measuring and recording apparatus; power transmission machinery; conveying, hoisting and transporting machinery; foundry equipment; metal working machinery; machine tools and shop equipment; compressors, blowers and pumps; heating and ventilating equipment; refrigerating machinery. Sprag-type overrunning clutches ; Schmidt High-Pressure Locomotive ; pin ticketing machine ; "National Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark, First Air Conditioning of the Magma Copper Company Mine, Superior, Arizona, 1937"...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Air conditioning  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Mining machinery industry  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Ventilation  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43006
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43006

[Trade catalogs from American Pulley Co.]

Company Name:
American Pulley Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Steel split pulleys, belt pulleys, drive belts, speed-reduction drives, double-hung steel windows, hand trucks (barrel, box, cotton, grain, railroad, stevedore, warehouse); hub shells, arm structures, rims, crowns, motor bases ... 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 range:
1900s-1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_43072
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_43072

[Trade catalogs from American Car and Foundry Co.]

Company Name:
American Car and Foundry Co.  Search this
Related companies:
A.C.F. ; ACF ;  Search this
Notes content:
Foundries, motorboats, buses, freight and rail cars, explosives, ordnance (military weapons, shells, howitzers), metal heaters, rivet heaters, valves (lubricated valves, plug valves, multiport valves, semi-steel valves), lubricants, wrenches, coach seats. Cabin cruisers ; Milliken valves...this comprises the uncataloged portion.
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
New York City, New York, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Foundries; supplies and equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Automobiles  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Foundries  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Ships  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_37375
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_37375

[Trade catalogs from Ruston & Hornsby Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Since 1815 ; Inc. 1879  Search this
Company Name:
Ruston & Hornsby Ltd.  Search this
Related companies:
Ruston, Proctor, & Co. (Lincoln, United Kingdom, 1863) ; Ruston Lister Marine Co. Ltd. (London, United Kingdom) ; Ruston-Bucyrus Ltd. (Lincoln, United Kingdom) ; Richard Hornsby & Sons, Ltd. (Grantham and Stockport, United Kingdom) ; J. E. H. Andrews & Co., Ltd. ; Burton & Proctor  Search this
Notes content:
"Akroyd-Stuart" oil engine ; "Hornsby Tractor", which was fitted with a chain track, and became known in the Army as the "caterpillar", paving the way for development of tanks ; agricultural engines ; threshing machines ; stationary steam engines and boilers ; exhaust heat boiler, by which waste heat from gas engine is converted to steam for heating ; oil road rollers ; oil locomotives ; centrifugal pumps ; automobiles ; "Ruston-Hornsby Car" ; flour mills ; flour dressing machines ; mortar mills ; bone mills ; clay rolls ; timber mills ; circular sawing benches ; iron and brass founders ; oil driven excavators ; marine engines ; quarry shovels ; drilling equipment ; history of Lincoln, England, in Ruston-Bucyrus catalog
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
41 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Boats and ships (including marine hardware and supplies)  Search this
Brass; bronze and specialty metals  Search this
Ceramics; pottery; glass; crystal; china; bricks; and stones  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Furnaces and boilers  Search this
Heating; ventilation and air conditioning  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )  Search this
Machine tools and metalworking equipment  Search this
Mills and milling supplies  Search this
Mining machinery; equipment and supplies  Search this
Pumping machinery and air compressors  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Road building machinery and equipment  Search this
Well drilling equipment: water; oil; etc.  Search this
Woodworking machinery and wood crafts  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Air conditioning  Search this
Air-compressors  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Boilers  Search this
Brass  Search this
Bronze  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Engines  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Furnaces  Search this
Gas well drilling  Search this
Glass  Search this
Heating  Search this
Heating and ventilation industry  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Iron industry and trade  Search this
Machine-tools  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Marine machinery  Search this
Metal-working machinery  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_15645
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_15645

[Trade catalogs from Worthington Pump and Machinery Co.]

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

[Trade catalogs from Ransomes & Rapier, Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Founded 1868 ; Ipswich, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Ransomes & Rapier, Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
1923 ; construction equipment ; excavators ; concrete mixers ; mobile cranes ; sluice gates ; railway equipment ; tractors
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
27 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Agricultural tools and machinery  Search this
Construction and earth-moving machinery  Search this
Engineering consultants and contractors  Search this
Farm equipment and supplies (including dairy and poultry equipment)  Search this
Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Agricultural implements  Search this
Agricultural machinery  Search this
Construction equipment  Search this
Consulting engineers  Search this
Dairying  Search this
Earthmoving machinery  Search this
Engineers  Search this
Farm equipment  Search this
Industrial equipment  Search this
Machinery  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_9230
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_9230

[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 P. & M. Co.]

Variant company name:
Since 1906  Search this
Company Name:
P. & M. Co.  Search this
Related companies:
P. & M. Co., Ltd. (Montreal, Canada) ; Cie Des App. P. et M. (Paris, France) ; P. & M. Co. (England) Ltd. (London, United Kingdom)  Search this
Notes content:
rail anti-creepers for railroads ; "Vaughan" ; "Henggi" ; "Yardley" ;
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
3 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16528
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16528

[Trade catalogs from New England Railroad Club]

Company Name:
New England Railroad Club  Search this
Notes content:
Electrical apparatus for railroad signaling ; Meeting proceedings (May 1895)
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
1 piece; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_33342
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_33342

[Trade catalogs from George Salter & Co., Ltd.]

Variant company name:
Est. 1760 ; West Bromwich, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
George Salter & Co., Ltd.  Search this
Notes content:
spring balances & weighing machines ; springs for engineering and railway purposes ; typewriters
Includes:
Trade catalog
Black and white images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date range:
1800s-1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Measuring; calculating and testing devices  Search this
Office equipment and supplies  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Calculators  Search this
Measuring instruments  Search this
Office equipment and supplies industry  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Weighing instruments  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_16436
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_16436

[Trade catalogs from London & North Western Railway of England]

Variant company name:
New York, NY  Search this
Company Name:
London & North Western Railway of England  Search this
Notes content:
Passenger and freight railway service ; "Royal Mail Route" ; Liverpool to London, Glasgow or Edinburgh to London ; with focus on American promoting the line to American passengers including international baggage checking from steamships in New York to locations like London, Glasgow, and Edinburgh on the London & North Western line ; also service to Paris, France ; with schedules, fares, route maps and "Places of Interest"
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
2 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
London, United Kingdom
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Briefcases  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_27499
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_27499

[Trade catalogs from Midland Railway of England]

Company Name:
Midland Railway of England  Search this
Related companies:
Midland Railway Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Railway line between Glasgow, Liverpool, London, and other destinations in the United Kingdom
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
4 pieces; 1 box
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Derby, United Kingdom
Date:
1800s
Topic (Romaine term):
Luggage; travel; travel services and traveling accessories (including trunks; briefcases; and other traveling accessories)  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Briefcases  Search this
Luggage  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Travel  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_31292
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_31292

[Trade catalogs from Detroit Lubricator Co.]

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

[Trade catalogs from Frederick Smith & Co.]

Variant company name:
London, United Kingdom ; Halifax, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Frederick Smith & Co.  Search this
Related companies:
London Electric Wire Co. and Smiths, Ltd. ; Electrical Supply Co. (sole agents for US)  Search this
Notes content:
"Anacos" products: telephone and telegraph wire ; power lines ; trolley wire ; electrical apparatus and wire ; lightning conductors ; telegraph instruments and supplies
Includes:
Trade catalog and price lists
Black and white 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):
Electrical apparatus and equipment  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Telephone; telegraph and telecommunications equipment and supplies  Search this
Weathervanes and lightning rods  Search this
Topic:
Electric apparatus and appliances  Search this
Lightning conductors  Search this
Lightning rods  Search this
Meteorological instruments  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Telecommunication systems  Search this
Telephone  Search this
Telephone supplies industry  Search this
Weather vanes  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_20327
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_20327

[Trade catalogs from Champion Spark Plug Co.]

Variant company name:
Windsor, Ontario, Canada ; Feltham, United Kingdom  Search this
Company Name:
Champion Spark Plug Co.  Search this
Notes content:
Spark plugs for aircraft, tractors, gas engines, lighting plants, road machinery, industrial equipment, passenger cars, and locomotives.
Includes:
Trade catalog, price lists, manual and histories
Black and white images
Color images
Physical description:
25 pieces; 2 boxes
Language:
English
Type of material:
Trade catalogs
Trade literature
Place:
Toledo, Ohio, United States
Date:
1900s
Topic (Romaine term):
Automobiles and automotive equipment (including trucks and buses)  Search this
Aviation (aircraft; balloons; etc.)  Search this
Engines and motors: steam; oil; gas; etc.  Search this
Hardware and hand tools  Search this
Railroad; streetcar; subway and tramway equipment and supplies  Search this
Topic:
Aeronautics  Search this
Airplanes  Search this
Airships  Search this
Automobiles  Search this
Balloons  Search this
Engines  Search this
Hardware  Search this
Motor vehicles  Search this
Motors  Search this
Railroad equipment industry  Search this
Street-railroads  Search this
Subways  Search this
Tools  Search this
Record ID:
SILNMAHTL_10310
Location:
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection:
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILNMAHTL_10310

[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

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