Guide to the William J. Savage Company

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0991
Creators:
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
William J. Savage Company (Knoxville, Tennessee)
Whitman, John (President of Oakland Group, Inc.)
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
12/8/1983
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.6 Cubic feet
2 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection contains blueprints, photographs, correspondence, trade literature, and business records relating to the Savage Company's manufacture of crushing, milling and pulverizing equipment.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The William J. Savage Company manufactured crushing, millling and pulverizing equipment used in cotton, feed and flour mills.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collected for the Division of Work and Industry formerly the Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering), National Museum of American History.

Using the Collection
Restrictions on Access
Collection is open for research.
Preferred Citation
William J. Savage Company Records, 1914-1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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
Transferred from Division of Work and Industry to the Archives Center, 2006.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Business records -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blueprints -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Correspondence -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Milling Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mills and mill-work -- Tennessee Topic 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
Oakland Group, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Horsley, J.C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
History of Technology, 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