Guide to the William E. Caldwell Papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0971
Creators:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Caldwell, William E., 1890-
Dates:
1914 - 1969
Languages:
English
Collection is in English.
Physical Description:
1.5 Cubic feet
5 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Primarily printed materials relating to power plants and boilers in the city of New York: articles and reprints, technical journals, trade literature, notes, reports, charts, and graphs, and test data; also publications containing descriptions and specifications on individual power stations in New York.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is arranged into two series.
Series 1: Projects, 1914-1953
Series 2: Subject Files, 1923-1959

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Caldwell, a mechanical engineer, worked for the United Electric Light and Power Company, New York Edison Company, and Consolidated Edison Company of New York.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
Alison Oswald
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Collection transferred by Division of Work and Industry

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mechanical engineers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Articles Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Technical literature Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Power plants Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Turbines Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reports Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Specifications Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reprints Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New York Edison Company. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
United Electric Light and Power Company. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. 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