Query: Furnaces
Matthew Mawhinney Industrial Furnace Collection
Creators:
Mawhinney, Matthew (engineer)
Dates:
1917-1978
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0224
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Matthew Mawhinney, an engineer specializing in industrial furnace design and operation, collected this material during his career with Salem Engineering Co. and later as a consulting engineer.

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Kauffman Collection
Creators:
Kauffman, Christian S.
Cordelia Furnace (Cordelia, Pa.).
Dates:
1851-1883
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (3 volumes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1103
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Three volumes of business records from the Cordelia Furnace, Cordelia, Pennsylvania, and its store.

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G. P. Herrick Collection
Creators:
Herrick, Gerard Post, 1873-1955
Dates:
1842-1912
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1058
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Herrick's blast furnace and rotary steam engine business, including business correspondence, patent documents, drawings, machine operations data, and publications.

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Oral history interview with Martha Wilson
Creators:
Wilson, Martha, 1947-
Zapol, Liza, 1978-
Dates:
2017 May 17-18
Size:
8 Items (sound files (5 hr.,4 min.), digital, wav)
88 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wilson17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Martha Wilson conducted 2017 May 17-18, by Liza Zapol, for the Archives of American Art at Wilson's home, in Brooklyn, New York.

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David Plowden Steel Manufacturing Photographs
Creators:
Plowden, David
Dates:
1981
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1020
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs documenting the steel industry. Subjects include blast furnaces, steel mills, ore barges, and other related subjects.

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Cooper-Bessemer Corporation Records
Creators:
Cooper-Bessemer Corporation (Mt. Vernon, Ohio)
Dates:
1870-1961
Size:
27 Cubic feet (68 boxes, 1 map-folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0961
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These records document the activities of the Cooper-Bessemer Corporation of Mt. Vernon, Ohio, and Grove City, Pennsylvania, manufacturers of steam, gas, and oil engines, compressors, and furnaces.

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Engineering Notebook Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Engineering and Industry
Dates:
1835-1930
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0225
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection of personal notebooks of civil engineers.

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George Coleman Newspaper Article
Creators:
Holmes County Republican
Dates:
May 17, 1877
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.XXXX.0881
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

George Coleman developed an airship in Ohio in 1877. This collection consists of the Thursday, May 17, 1877 issue of the Holmes County Republican, Volume VII, Number 40. The front page of the newspaper features an article on Coleman.

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Emory Kemp Glass and Ceramics Lantern Slide Collection
Creators:
Kemp, Emory L. (Professor)
Dates:
1930's.
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet (1 box)
Glass plates, 3-1/4" x 4", silver gelatin.
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0138
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A collection of lantern slides used as teaching aids by Dr. Emory Leland Kemp, Jr. (1931-2020) founder of the Department of the History of Science and Technology, West Virgnia University.

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Narrows Dam (Yadkin River, North Carolina) Photograph Album
Creators:
Kemmer, Frank
Dates:
1916-1917
Size:
0.33 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1041
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photograph album showing all aspects of construction of the Narrows Dam on the Yadkin River in North Carolina.

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