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Hendrick Manufacturing Company, Carbondale, Pennsylvania

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Furniture and Furnishings, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Furniture and Furnishings
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Furniture and Furnishings / Business Records, Marketing Material, and Other / 1: Companies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8bc0b2b6c-f04b-49ed-a04c-7e8f82cdabfb
EDAN-URL:
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection

Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Former owner:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering  Search this
Extent:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes; 1 oversize folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Notebooks
Correspondence
Blueprints
Lecture notes
Design drawings
Patents
Letterpress copybooks
Manuals
Minutes
Technical drawings
Date:
1890-1937
Scope and Contents:
The collection documents Nicholai H. Hiller's career as a mechanical engineer for Carbondale Machine Company and Hendricks Manufctauring Company.

The materials include patents, lecture notes, design drawings, instruction manuals, trade literature, notebooks and card files on various refrigeration subjects. Additionally, there are eleven bound volumes of records, two of which are the minute books of the Carbondale Machine Company of Carbondale, Pennsylvania. They contain the minutes from the meetings of the Directors and Board of Trustees.

The other volumes are letterpress books of Hiller's personal and business correspondence. Most are from his time with the Carbondale Machine Company, though some are from his employment with Hendricks Manufacturing Company.

Also included are materials related to Hiller's son, Paul W. Hiller and his work on fish boat refrigeration.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into seven series.

Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller, 1891-1937

Series 2: Paul W. Hiller, 1921-1932

Series 3: Carbondale Machine Company, 1904-1937

Series 4: Hendrick Manufacturing Company, 1890-1902

Series 5: VitterManufacturing Company, 1927-1928

Series 6: Worthington-Carbonadale (subsidiary of Worthing Pump and Machinery Corpoartion), undated

Series 7: York Manufacturing Company, 1908
Biographical / Historical:
Nicholai Henry Hiller (1868-1963) was born in Siberia on July 15, 1868. Hiller graduated from the Stevens Institute of Technology in 1889 as a mechanical engineer who specialized in refrigeration. Hiller founded the Carbondale Machine Company, based in Carbondale, Pennsylvania, which was one of the first companies to manufacture refrigeration machinery. Carbondale was sold to the Worthington Corporation in 1934.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Paul W. Hiller
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Machinery  Search this
Machinery industry  Search this
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery  Search this
Genre/Form:
Notebooks
Correspondence -- 1880-1910
Blueprints
Lecture notes
Design drawings
Patents
Letterpress copybooks
Manuals
Minutes
Technical drawings
Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1105
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep810589448-a191-4250-85d3-4f096438fbcf
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1105

Nicholai H. Hiller

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1891 - 1937
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1105, Series 1
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f0b5e916-5753-460d-87d7-2398ef092655
EDAN-URL:
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Lectures and notes

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f53ddfd2-9803-4261-bd27-82c52719a037
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref14

Notes on refrigeration

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1896
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b2bdd6c2-bbfa-464a-bcdb-01c78ba54e9a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref15

Personal data cards

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3-4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1900-1926
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8fd694b02-6ec9-4991-8d25-4cf79fa3f111
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref16

Notes of N. H. Hiller

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1899 - 1900
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ea17785d-bca4-4a34-b3f6-01a7047c5a2e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref17

Notes of N. H. Hiller

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900 - 1901
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8919959f7-c27d-4889-b3ea-0d817371afbe
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref18

Hourly log of refrigeraing machines

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1891
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85968c2c4-34a6-485e-b49d-c7dd9d801f6b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref19

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1900 - 1905
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84322856f-385c-40db-a6b8-6b200b4e5277
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref20

Congress Internationale du Froid (International Congress of Refrigeration)

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Box 1, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1911
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8540a710d-3313-4780-8b84-0ac43bb0648c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref21

United States patents

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901 - 1911
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8854c7656-a999-4ad2-bf8b-071258700d5a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref22

United States patents

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1912 - 1916
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8842a1052-c321-4ada-a79b-e290f7430e31
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref23

United States patents

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1920 - 1937
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 1: Nicholai H. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89856edc9-186b-40a8-9f2c-beda245ac9b3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref24

Data sheets about refrigeration

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1921 - 1925
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 2: Paul W. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep850f5d9c0-897a-40ac-93b0-27bd1dd66eed
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref25

Data sheets about refrigeration

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1922 - 1926
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 2: Paul W. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d4e9a59b-9204-4b55-9504-6f17cacc2bc0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref26

Paul W. Hiller

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1921 - 1932
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1105, Series 2
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e3bf4c71-2b04-4926-ad30-6a59ce3276f7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref27

Fish boat refrigeration

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931 - 1932
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 2: Paul W. Hiller
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83f54b8c6-5156-49d6-a884-2b26698b0398
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref28

Carbondale Machine Company

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904 - 1937
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1105, Series 3
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep831cc34e4-dd68-4597-9523-e394340c6baf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref29

Minute Book

Collection Creator:
Carbondale Machine Company.  Search this
Hendricks Manufacturing Company.  Search this
Hiller, Nicholai H., 1868-1963  Search this
Hiller, Paul W.  Search this
Container:
Box 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1927 - 1937
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Nicholai H. Hiller Papers, 1891-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Nicholai H. Hiller Collection / Series 3: Carbondale Machine Company
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep843fdaca6-d483-4017-bb3c-c8f3aab9477b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1105-ref30

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