Guide to the Dodge Manufacturing Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1092
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Dodge Manufacturing Co.
Dates:
circa 1910-1924
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
38 Cubic feet
222 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A collection of photographs, some prints but mostly negatives, documenting the facilities, products and staff of the Dodge Manufacturing Company between 1905 and 1924. There are exterior and interior views of the factory.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Dodge Manufacturing Company, of Mishawaka, Indiana, was started in 1878 as a small wood specialties shop. It later became a manufacturer of power transmission machinery and was a division of Reliance Electric Company.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by the Dodge Manufacturing Company in 1969.

Using the Collection
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.
Preferred Citation
Archives Center, Lombard Governor Company Records, circa 1910-1924, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research but the majority of the collection is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred from Division of Work and Industry to the Archives Center, 2007.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Glass negatives Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Power transmission Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manufacturing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Machinery industry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass -- 1900-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mishawaka (Ind.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albums -- 1920-1930 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Work and Industry Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Mechanical and Civil Engineering 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