Guide to the Chuse Engine and Manufacturing Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1088
Creators:
Chuse Engine and Manufacturing Company. (Mattoon, Illinois)
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
1915-1921.
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.3 cubic feet
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
The collection includes business correspondence, proposals, contracts, specifications, photographs of engines, and catalogs and advertising.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Founded in 1885, the Chuse Engine and Manufacturing Company manufactured Corliss and other engines.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisiton unknown.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.,Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Preferred Citation
Chuse Engine and Manufacturing Company Records, 1915-1921, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Fees for commercial reproduction.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Collection transferred to the Archives Center in 2007 by the Division of Work and Industry (formerly the Division of Engineering and Industry).

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Corliss steam-engine Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence -- 20th century Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Advertisements Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Contracts Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Proposals Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Specifications Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 20th century Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI Corporate Name 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
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives