History: Industrial

History: Industrial

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Edward Clinton Terry, Ph.B.:  Member of American Society of Civil Engineers, Pioneer in Hydraulic and Mechanical Engineering, Corbin, William H.
1 Edward Clinton Terry, Ph.B.: Member of American Society of Civil Engineers, Pioneer in Hydraulic and Mechanical Engineering
Corbin, William H.

Louise Terry 1981, Revised Edition. Very Good-; Softcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; 114 p in wraps. Cover rubbed, mild creasing; light shelfwear. Interior crisp, unmarked. History of Terry Steam Turbine Company in Connecticut. ; 10309 
Price: 18.37 USD
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Loom Supply Parts. Crompton & Knowles Loom Works, Worcester, Mass. Catalog, Crompton & Knowles Loom Works
2 Loom Supply Parts. Crompton & Knowles Loom Works, Worcester, Mass. Catalog
Crompton & Knowles Loom Works

Crompton & Knowles Loom Works 1924, Very Good+; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 539 pages, with olive & red covers; red cloth tape backstrip. Very nicely preserved parts catalog for the textile industry, with descriptions and photos of loom supply parts. Cover shows light edge wear; short corner creases; one shallow tear. Tightly bound. Interior quite clean with modest age-toning of pages. 28019 
Price: 76.46 USD
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Davison's Textile Blue Book, Ninety-Sixth Year, Summer 1961 Edition, Davison Publishing
3 Davison's Textile Blue Book, Ninety-Sixth Year, Summer 1961 Edition
Davison Publishing

Davison Publishing 1961, -. Very Good; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Ridgewood, NJ; 1356 pages, tightly bound in blue cloth; indexed with thumb tabs. Light soil on cover; light edge wear. Spione darkended. Interior clean, unmarked; light age-toning. Includes Cotton & Woolen Mills by Products, Buyer's Guide to Mill Equipment, Indexes to Mills, Dyers, and Raw Cottom Firms, textile schools, maps with textile mill towns, hundreds of ads by textile firms. New Mills Supplement laid-in in original envelope. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 20923 
Price: 31.50 USD
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The Cracking Art in 1927, Egloff, Gustav & C.D. Lowry Jr.
4 The Cracking Art in 1927
Egloff, Gustav & C.D. Lowry Jr.

Universal Oil Products Co. 1928, Very Good; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 79 pages, bound in tan printed wraps. 1927 patents related to various oil production processes including Liquid Vapor Phase Cracking, Cracking with Catalysts, and Treatment of Cracked Distillates. Cover shows light to moderate wear. Interior clean, unmarked, age-toned. 28255 
Price: 26.96 USD
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Fig Leaves and Fortunes  A Fashion Company Named Warnaco, Field, John W.
5 Fig Leaves and Fortunes A Fashion Company Named Warnaco
Field, John W.
0914659464 / 9780914659464
Phoenix Publishing 1990, First Edition. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; First edition limited to 1200 copies. 160 pages ,attractively bound; well-illustrated. Crisp, tight, unmarked book. Interior pristine, but has a soapy fragrance. Bright clean jacket with one shallow tear top of back panel & tiny cut near spine. A history of the company that began as Warner's corsets and evolved into the fashion comglomerate Warnaco, owner of Hathaway and Dior shirts, White Stag sportswear, Olga lingerie, Speedo swimwear, Puritan sweaters, and much more. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26447 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The First 175 Years of Crane Papermaking, Pierce, Wadsworth R.
6 The First 175 Years of Crane Papermaking
Pierce, Wadsworth R.

Excelsior Printing 1977, First Printing. Fine; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Limited edition of 7500 copies printed. 76 pages, bound in green cloth; endpapers illustrated with maps. Black & white photos within. Issued without dust jacket. History of the Crane family's papermaking enterprise in Dalton Massachusetts. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27929 
Price: 26.91 USD
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New England's Disharmony  The Consequences of the Industrial Revolution, Reynolds, Douglas M. & Katheryn Viens (editors)
7 New England's Disharmony The Consequences of the Industrial Revolution
Reynolds, Douglas M. & Katheryn Viens (editors)

Rhode Island Labor History Society & Univ of RI 1993, -. Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 146 pages. Crisp, as new. Articles include: Cotton Industry in Canton Massachusetts 1855-1888; Mill Town in Revolt - Adams and North Adams 1850s-1890s; Chace Women and Cross-Class Reform Initiatives in the Gilded Age; Corset Industry and Its Employees in New Haven; Worcestor -- Work & Environment; Hopedale Strike of 1913; Nativism, Politics & Ethnicity in Rhode Island; Role of the Jewish Community in the Garment Industry in Worcestor 1910-1950; Archival Sources of Massachusetts and Rhode Island Labor History; A Region in Despair -- A Southerner Discovers New England. ; 21469 
Price: 13.05 USD
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Miscellaneous Scientific Papers of F. P. Sheldon & Son Pertaining to Cotton Spinning and Industrial Engineering, Sheldon, A. (editor)
8 Miscellaneous Scientific Papers of F. P. Sheldon & Son Pertaining to Cotton Spinning and Industrial Engineering
Sheldon, A. (editor)

F. P. Sheldon & Son 1926, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Providence, RI; Ex-Library; 114 pages in burgundy cloth. Discard from Rhode Island School of Design library, typical library markings. Moderate rubbing on edges of cover. Interior bright & clean. Solid binding. Fold-out chart in chapter of the same name - Effect of Humidity, Ring Size, and Spindle Speed on Yarn. Other papers include: Effect of Twist, Doublings, Ring Size and Humidity on Yarn; Four & Six Roll Drafting; Four Roll Drafting Applied to Slubbers and Roving Frames; Experiments in Long Drafting on Spinning Frame; Charts for Determining Strength of Yarn; Heat Transmission through Various Types of Sash; Experiments to Determine Effectiveness of Various Types of Roof; Principles of Saw-tooth Roof Design; Preservation of Decaying Wood Roofs; Proper Utilization of Light of Day in Roof Fenestration; Bringing Daylight through Walls; Practical Daylight Calculations for Vertical Windows. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; 114 pages in burgundy cloth. Discard from Rhode Island School of Design library, typical library markings. Moderate rubbing on edges of cover. Interior bright & clean. Solid binding. ; Packaged with care. 16677 
Price: 17.37 USD
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