Guide to the Engineering Notebook Collection
NMAH.AC.0225
Digitized Content

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0225
Creators:
Engineering and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1835-1930
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.3 cubic feet
1 box
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
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.

Administration
Processing Information note
Collection processed by Robert Harding, 1987
Author
Finding aid prepared by Robert S. Harding
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Engineering and Industry, Division of.,Transfer.

Digital Content

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Engineering Notebook Collection, 1835-1930, Archives Center, NMAH.
Conditions Governing Access note
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use note
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.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Collection transferred to the Archives Center from the Division of Engineering and Industry, August 7, 1986. The notebook of J. Parker Snow has been transferred to the J. Parker Snow Wooden Bridge Collection, No. 225.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Ames Iron Works. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bennett, C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blaisdell, Alfred O. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gordon, W. F. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hendrick Manufacturing Company. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reed, James Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Richardson, William J. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sheldon, Frank P. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snow, J. Parker Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Woodruff and Beach Iron Works. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture--United States Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Boilers Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bridges Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Civil engineering Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Docks Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineering Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineering notebooks Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineering: financial accounting Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineering: shop orders Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engineers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Financial data Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Furnaces Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Inspections Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kilns Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lists Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical engineering and engineers Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mills and mill-work Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Notebooks Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Piers Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Railroad car builders Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Railroads Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Refrigeration and refrigerating machinery Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shop orders Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Steam-engines Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Technical descriptions Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Technical notes Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C., 20013-7012
Phone: 202-633-3270
archivescenter@si.edu