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F and W Machine Tool Manufacturing

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 104, Folder 17
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: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 3: Manufacturers and Distributors of Railroad Cars, Equipment and Supplies
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Donning Handle, Left

Materials:
Aluminum
Paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 20.3 x 14 x 1cm (8 x 5 1/2 x 3/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits-Parts & Structural Components
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A20130140000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv97cc32b4a-dc22-4e8d-9d96-7d1ab738e993
EDAN-URL:
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Donning Handle, Right

Materials:
Anodized Aluminum
Paint
Dimensions:
2-D - In Frame (H x W x D): 20.3 x 14 x 1cm (8 in. x 5 1/2 in. x 3/8 in.)
Type:
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Pressure Suits-Parts & Structural Components
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from NASA Johnson Space Center
Inventory Number:
A20130141000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv92d590447-394c-4f82-b8b3-1e72616a3c2c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20130141000
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Pratt & Whitney Wasp Jr. R-985-AN-14B "Dancing Engine"

Manufacturer:
Pratt & Whitney  Search this
Materials:
Overall - aluminum and steel.
Dimensions:
Height: 117.5 cm (46.25 in.), Width: 117.5 cm (46.25 in.), Depth: 109.4 cm (43.06 in.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1942
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Naval Aviation Museum
Inventory Number:
A19761858000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Location:
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Hangar:
Boeing Aviation Hangar
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Northrop 4A Alpha

Manufacturer:
Northrop Aircraft Inc.  Search this
Materials:
Overall: Aluminum
Dimensions:
3-D: 866.1 × 335.3 × 274.3cm, 1211.6kg, 12.751m (28 ft. 5 in. × 11 ft. × 9 ft., 2671lb., 41 ft. 10 in.)
Width reflected is of main fuselage with the wings removed.
Dimensions taken by Move Contractor on behalf of CSC at the time of deinstall. Record Updated 12/15/2020. See As-Built in Media section for additional information.
Type:
CRAFT-Aircraft
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Trans World Airlines, Inc.
Inventory Number:
A19761144000
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99220332c-37aa-4592-840d-857ef42de15f
EDAN-URL:
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Le Blond 60 Model 5-D, Radial 5 Engine

Manufacturer:
Le Blond Aircraft Engine Corporation (Cincinnati, Ohio)  Search this
Materials:
HAZMAT: Cadmium Plating
Magnesium
Steel
Plastic
Rubber
Fabric
Paper
Copper Alloy
Paint
Aluminum
Cork
Dimensions:
Storage (Rehoused on a metal pallet and stand): 116.8 × 91.4 × 132.1cm, 206.4kg (3 ft. 10 in. × 3 ft. × 4 ft. 4 in., 455lb.)
Type:
PROPULSION-Reciprocating & Rotary
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Date:
Circa 1928
Credit Line:
Exchange with Ken Hyde
Inventory Number:
A19670164000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96fa9365c-a42d-4301-a054-33638a28e9ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19670164000

Plotter, Drift, MK 4, Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 26 × 21.6 × 3cm (10 1/4 × 8 1/2 × 1 3/16 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19630063000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv99362e731-846a-4a41-a769-0fb973880f2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19630063000
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Box, Plotter, Drift, MK 4

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Copper Alloy
Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 23.5 × 24.1 × 5.7cm (9 1/4 × 9 1/2 × 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the U.S. Navy
Inventory Number:
A19630063001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98fcd6b39-51b5-4ba8-b220-db1d34816912
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19630063001

Drift Sight, Pelorus

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Plastic
Paint
Steel
Grease Pencil
Dimensions:
3-D: 14.9 × 10.8 × 9.5cm (5 7/8 × 4 1/4 × 3 3/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Navigational
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570576000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9a41e1e8a-86ed-41bb-96a0-0efb9d6b1395
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19570576000
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Plotter, Drift, Aerial Machine & Tool Corp., MK IV

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Paint
Dimensions:
3-D: 29.1 × 21.6 × 3.8cm (11 7/16 × 8 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570965000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv902161c7e-fc06-4629-8251-5ad43554e5d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19570965000
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Box, Plotter, Drift

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Varnish
Copper Alloy
Rubber
Dimensions:
3-D: 23.5 × 24.1 × 5.7cm (9 1/4 × 9 1/2 × 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570965001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv95b81dac8-7899-471c-9ce7-a03251aa150f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19570965001
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Plotter, Drift, Aerial Machine & Tool Corp., MK IV

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Copper Alloy
Plastic
Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy
Unknown Coating
Graphite
Wax
Dimensions:
3-D: 21.6 × 25.9 × 3.8cm (8 1/2 × 10 3/16 × 1 1/2 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570966000
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv9098050a1-7004-41fc-8919-14611f030b62
EDAN-URL:
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Box, Plotter, Drift

Manufacturer:
Aerial Machine & Tool Corp.  Search this
Materials:
Wood
Copper Alloy
Steel
Paper
Varnish
Plastic
Wax
Dimensions:
3-D: 27.9 × 23.3 × 5.7cm (11 × 9 3/16 × 2 1/4 in.)
Type:
INSTRUMENTS-Computers, General Purpose
Country of Origin:
United States of America
Credit Line:
Transferred from the Department of Commerce
Inventory Number:
A19570966001
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv98d26f7e4-c59c-4cab-afb7-7d3310c82b87
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A19570966001

[Trade catalogs on sheet steel and plate working machinery, drill presses and drilling machines, lathes and surfacing plates]

Author:
Homestrand Machine Tool Corporation  Search this
MLG Company  Search this
Cal-Neva Equipment Co  Search this
Cal Neva Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<15> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1960
1960-
Topic:
Drilling and boring machinery  Search this
Drill presses  Search this
Lathes  Search this
Sheet metal working machinery  Search this
Plate-metal work--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Plates (Engineering)  Search this
Homach (Brand name)  Search this
Lamalock (Brand name)  Search this
Arboga (Brand name)  Search this
Elha (Brand name)  Search this
Call number:
48104
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_471523

[Trade catalogs on universal shearing and forming machines with joggling tools, louvre tools, edge bending tools, doming tools, beading tools, and beveling tools]

Author:
American Pullmax Company  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<43> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1955
1955-
Topic:
Shears (Machine-tools)  Search this
Sheet metal working machinery  Search this
Punching machinery  Search this
Beading (Metal-work)--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs  Search this
Metal stamping--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Plate-metal work--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Punching (Metal-work)--Equipment and supplies  Search this
Pullmax (Brand name)  Search this
Call number:
47037
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_451342

Report on power and machinery employed in manufactures : embracing statistics of steam and water power used in the manufacture of iron and steel, machine tools and wood-working machinery, wool and silk machinery, and monographs on pumps and pumping engines, manufacture of engines and boilers, marine engines and steam vessels / W. P. Trowbridge, chief special agent; also report on the ice industry of the United States, by Henry Hall, special agent

Author:
United States Census Office 10th census, 1880  Search this
Walker, Francis Amasa 1840-1897  Search this
Seaton, Charles William 1831-1885  Search this
Trowbridge, William Pettit 1828-1892  Search this
Hall, Henry 1845-1920  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Census, 10th, 1880
Place:
United States
Date:
1888
Topic:
Power resources  Search this
Machinery industry  Search this
Call number:
Z7914.M25 U58 1888
Z7914.M25U58 1888
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_383084

Reed vises

Author:
Reed Manufacturing Co  Search this
Type:
Books
Trade catalogs
Date:
Nd
Topic:
Machine-tools  Search this
Call number:
19369
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_200177

An outline of mechanical engineering with drawings of finished machines, tools & apparatus, of every description, which are used in the different branches of industry, of the newest and most approved construction : as well as a number of different plans, showing the arrangements of well constructed manufactories, such as grist, oil, saw and other mills, foundries, forges, rolling mills, sugar, paper and spinning machines, pumps and waterworks, cloth manufactories, distilleries, breweries, &c. : with an appendix, containing the necessary descriptions and calculations : collected, elaborated and published by an American engineering society under the direction of Frederick Mone

Editor:
Mone, F.  Search this
Former owner:
United States Patent Office Scientific Library DSI  Search this
Bureau of Railway Economics (Washington, D.C.) Library DSI  Search this
Publisher:
F. Mone and von Fischerz  Search this
G.P. Putnam & Co.  Search this
Physical description:
[52] pages, [27] leaves of plates (26 doubled) illustrations 60 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1851
19th century
Topic:
Cotton manufacture  Search this
Machine design  Search this
Steam-engines--Design and construction  Search this
Textile factories  Search this
Call number:
TJ240 .M66 1851 folio
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1062936

Open Triangle

Physical Description:
pearwood (overall material)
mahogany (overall material)
walnut (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30.5 cm x 30.5 cm x .3 cm; 12 in x 12 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0087
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0087
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a66-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904236

Open Triangle

Physical Description:
mahogany (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.4 cm x 11.8 cm x .3 cm; 8 1/32 in x 4 21/32 in x 1/8 in
Object Name:
triangle
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Drawing Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
The John R. Gerwig, Jr., Collection
ID Number:
1977.1101.0090
Catalog number:
1977.1101.0090
Accession number:
1977.1101
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Squares and Triangles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-6a67-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_904239
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