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Fairbanks, Morse & Company


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Machinery records

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Fairbanks, Morse & Company, 1931-1942? | Historical Construction Equipment Association

By Thomas Berry

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Title: Fairbanks, Morse & Company, 1931-1942?Add to your cart.

ID: 1/101/1711

Primary Creator: Fairbanks, Morse & Company

Extent: 6.0 Items

Arrangement: Group 1, Machinery Records, is arranged by record format, record type and subseries.

Subjects: Chicago, Illinois, Diesel engine, Fairbanks-Morse, Portable concrete mixer, Truck scale, Weigh batcher, Wheelbarrow scale

Forms of Material: Brochure, Clipping, Flier, Sales literature, Spec sheet

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of sales and service literature discussing the company’s products, and periodicals published by the company.

Biographical Note

Fairbanks, Morse & Company was based in Chicago, Illinois in the 1930s. As of 2009, its remaining product line, public works and industrial pumps, was produced by Pentair Water in Kansas City, Kansas.

Subject/Index Terms

Chicago, Illinois
Diesel engine
Portable concrete mixer
Truck scale
Weigh batcher
Wheelbarrow scale

Administrative Information

Repository: Historical Construction Equipment Association

Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions on this collection.

Acquisition Method: This is an artificial collection comprised of records from multiple accessions. Initial records in this collection were received from the Judd Griffith Collection, Accession 2000-0113.

Related Materials: Cited url is corporate website as of August 2009. For more information please see http://www.fmpump.com/.

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Group 1: Machinery records, 1931-1942?Add to your cart.
Series 1: Sales literature, 1931-1942?Add to your cart.
Subseries 1: Judd Griffith Collection, 1931-1942?Add to your cart.
Fairbanks-Morse (Fairbanks, Morse) sales literature: Brochure, spec sheet and flier discuss Skip Mixer Scale weigh batcher for portable concrete mixer, wheelbarrow scale, and truck scale.
Subseries 2: Miscellaneous, 1934Add to your cart.
Fairbanks-Morse (Fairbanks, Morse) sales literature: Clipping photocopied from Aug 1934 issue of Excavating Engineer, page 375, announces model 36 diesel engine.

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