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kobenhavn, kobenhavn, Denmark


Member since November 22, 2013

  • Eclipse2_177_

    Classic Steam Engine Engineering The Eclipse Corliss Engine Group Classic Engineering Steve;

     You're right! A lot of people from local and northeastern clubs were in to see it, and that's just what they did! Museums, too! Local historical society, same thing. Then, to add insult to injury, I had one fellow from a well known steam club go up one side of me and down the other when I mentioned we were recovering the engine, he was mad as hell. I had to hear how his club had enough money to get any engine they wanted, and if that one was worth getting they would have gotten it, how we were spoiling the chances of other groups getting engines because we didn't know what we were doing and we were going to give such groups a bad name when we failed. Needless to say, I've never joined. Unbelievable. The good part is that it turns out he is not representative of the attitudes in general in that group, and there are many fine fellows there doing good work too! But there's always gotta be one! - Jim Mackessy

    The Eclipse Corliss Engine Group Classic Engineering

  • 2013-12-30_0743_177_

    The Eclipse corliss engine group classic engineering Modern Cotton Mill Engineering Object Description Title Modern Cotton Mill Engineering Creator W.B. Smith Whaley and Company Date 1903 Source Ensor-Brown Collection, Richland County Public Library Subject Cotton manufacture. Cotton textile industry--Southern States. Cotton textile industry--South Carolina. Description 132 p.: ill., 33 x 28 cm. Digital Collection Modern Cotton Mill Engineering Website Contributing Institution Richland County Public Library Rights Digital image copyright 2011, Richland County Public Library. All rights reserved. For more information contact Richland County Public Library, Columbia, South Carolina, 29201. SC County Aiken County (S.C.) Kershaw County (S.C.) Lancaster County (S.C.) Laurens County (S.C.) Newberry County (S.C.) Oconee County (S.C.) Orangeburg County (S.C.) Richland County (S.C.) Spartanburg County (S.C.) Union County (S.C.) SC Region Upstate Midlands Low Country Language English Digitization Specifications 400 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Zeutschel Omniscan 140000 scanner, Archival Master file is a TIFF. Type Text Format image/jpeg Media Type Books Date Digital 2011-10 Metadata Cataloger Kelly Riddle Scanner Technician Kelly Riddle Bibliographic Citation W.B. Whaley and Company. Modern Cotton Mil...

  • Corliss_steam_engine_company_177_

    Corliss Steam Engine Boiler Group Gear Rooms Corliss Steam Engine Company Firmenname Corliss Steam Engine Company Ortssitz Providence (R.I.) Straße Charles Street Art des Unternehmens Maschinenfabrik Anmerkungen Teilhaber: Corliss, Nightingale, Clark, Scott, Smith, Grenville, Wood. Bis 1857: "Corliss, Nightingale & Co." (s.d.). 1874: G. H. Corliss, Präsident; W. Corliss, Leiter der Finanzen. Nahe Charles-St. Bahnübergang, auch als West River Street 146 angegeben. Lt. Briefkopf (1867+1894): "The Corliss Steam Engine Company" mit D. M. Thompson (Präsident und Finanzleiter), Stephen A. Jenks (Vizepräsident), Wm. B. Sherman (Sekretär) und Chas. E. Giles (Agent). 1888: 5 acres Grundfläche und über 1.000 Beschäftigte. Die "Franklin Machine Company" ist 1925 der Nachfolger der "Corliss Engine Works" (so noch 1868) [Smithsoniancontributions, Internet]. Quellenangaben Exponat im Art and Ind. Building, Washington DC. [Wiley: American iron trade manual (1874) 158] [Bishop: History of American manufacturers 3 (1868) 378] Hinweise The company was originally known as Fairbanks, Clark & Co. in the 1830s. In 1843 it was renamed Fairbanks, Bancroft & Co. when Edward Bancroft joined the company. In 1846 it was renamed Bancroft, Nightingale & Co. when Corliss joined the company, and in 1847 it was renamed Corliss, Nightingale and Co. In 1848 the company moved to the location shown in t...