Transportation equipment industry.
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Overview: Account books and records of shipbuilders located in New England and New York, 1754-1923.
Scope and Contents: Ledgers, journals, cashbooks, shop books, sales records, and miscellany of a firm making various kinds of machinery, especially worm-geared machines for elevators. Also found in the collection are minutes of the Haverhill Brick Company, 1874; of J. C. Hoadley Company, of Lawrence, 1873-1879; and of Keith Wire-Lock Stitch Association and Metallic Seam Company, 1872-1874. There are also accounts of a painter and dealer in paints, 1867.
Overview: This collection contains blueprints and schematic shop drawings of locomotive parts manufactured by the Hinkley Locomotive Works.
Scope and Contents: Scattered early records of a firm in Worcester, Mass., which turned from carriage making to railroad cars. Includes a book of orders (1843-1874), record of cash paid (1861-1862), list of patterns, and stock inventory (1865-1890). The firm had already given up carriage making by the time these records start.