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    Engineering Notebook Collection, 1835-1930.
     
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    Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI (collector).
    Title: 
    Engineering Notebook Collection, 1835-1930.
    Phy. Description: 
    0.3 cubic feet.
    1 document box.
    Digital Reference: 
    Scope and Content: 
    Mainly personal notebooks of engineers, although one is a listing of products of a manufacturer of gears and another is a compilation of shop orders for various products of a manufacturer. They generally contain technical descriptions, drawings, specifications, and financial data.
    Provenance: 
    Transferred from the Division of Engineering and Industry, 8/7/86.
    Finding aids: 
    Container List.
    Cite as: 
    Engineering Notebook Collection, 1835-1930, Archives Center, NMAH.
    General Note: 
    The notebook of J. Parker Snow has been transferred to the J.Parker Snow Wooden Bridge Collection, No. 225.
    Subject-Topical: 
    Architecture -- United States
    Engineering
    Engineering notebooks
    Railroads
    Civil engineering
    Mechanical engineering and engineers
    Mills and mill-work
    Bridges
    Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery
    Steam-engines
    Furnaces
    Railroad car builders
    Engineering: financial accounting
    Piers
    Docks
    Boilers
    Engineering: shop orders
    Kilns
    Subject-Name: 
    Bennett, C.
    Blaisdell, Alfred O.
    Gordon, W. F.
    Reed, James
    Richardson, William J.
    Sheldon, Frank P.
    Snow, J. Parker
    Ames Iron Works
    Hendrick Manufacturing Company
    Woodruff and Beach Iron Works
    Form / Genre: 
    Notebooks
    Drawings
    Lists
    Technical descriptions
    Shop orders
    Financial data
    Inspections
    Technical notes
    Repository Loc: 
    Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453.
    Item Information
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    Archives Center at American HistoryACNMAH 0225Add Copy to MyList

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