Guide to the Woodward Governor Company Records

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1094
Creators:
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Woodward Governor Company
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1902-1960
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
7 Cubic feet
40 boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The records contain catalogs, operator's manuals, illustrations, technical bulletins, glass plate negatives, and annual reports dealing with the activities and products of the company.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection is unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff
Immediate Source of Acquisiton
Immediate source of acquisition unknown.

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.
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Preferred Citation
Archives Center, Woodward Governor Company Records, ca. 1902-1953, National Museum of American History.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred from Division of Work and Industry in 2007.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rockford (Ill.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hydraulic governors Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trade catalogs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Annual reports -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Reports Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bulletins Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- Black-and-white photonegatives -- Glass -- 20th century Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Manuals Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
History of Technology, 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

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