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ARCHIVE of Riggs & Lombard, Inc., Manufacturers of Textile Machinery in Lowell, Massachusetts

ARCHIVE of Riggs & Lombard, Inc., Manufacturers of Textile Machinery in Lowell, Massachusetts

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ARCHIVE of Riggs & Lombard, Inc., Manufacturers of Textile Machinery in Lowell, Massachusetts

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In Very Good Condition, (1932-1955). To include *Correspondence with Industrial Instruments, Inc. concerning quotes for a wool carbonizing bath soaking tank controller, *9 Photographs with accompanying negatives of Textile Machinery, ie a 60" Cotton Shear, a 66" Precision Inspecting Machines, a 54" Model "E" Winder, a semi-decater with motors and controls, a 3 blade Equinox Shear. Also included are a negative of a massive industrial plant, 2 additional negatives, 37 photographs to include a Felt Washer, Equipment at Ames Textile, and numerous untitled photographs [a mix of b/w on photographic paper, and some tinted with duplicates]. Also included are 35, large manilla envelopes measuring 14-1/2 by 13", each issued for a different sales account, including Susquehanna Mills, Wyandotte Worsted Co., Neponset Woolen Mills, Paciific Mills, Acme Textile Shrinking Works Inc., United PC Dye, West Coast Woolen Mills Ltd., Laconia French, Ames Worsted Co., Bachman Uxbridge Worsted, A.D. Ellis Mills Inc., Brampton Woolen Co., Spring Cotton Mills, A.D. Julliard & Co., Worumbo Sponging Co., Merrimack Manufacturing Co., D. Jordaan & Zonen's Textielfabrieken N.V., Jewell Brook Woolen Mills, Eastland Woolen Mills, Canton Cotton Mills, Judson Mills, Toyo Seiju Kaisha Ltd., Rock Hill Printing & Finishing Co., Studebaker Corp., along with others. The envelopes contain, correspondence, some with blueprints, many with diagrams and all with Shop Orders, and casting specifications for Textile Machinery Parts. The archive is not complete, as the envelopes each bear an account number, and not contiguous.

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
Seller's Inventory #
006074
Title
ARCHIVE of Riggs & Lombard, Inc., Manufacturers of Textile Machinery in Lowell, Massachusetts
Format/binding
Ephemera
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Paperback
Keywords
Lowell Massachusetts Textile Industry Machinery "Riggs & Lombard" Photos Photographs Blueprints Source Material Equipment Records Mills
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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

***Prompt, friendly service, with all books carefully packed*** All orders shipped via the United States Postal Service. We will be happy to give you a quote on International shipping rates. Shipping costs may increase with heavy or oversized books. Any special requests will be billed at actual or estimated cost. MASS Residents, please add 6.25% sales tax. Returns accepted with prior approval, within 10 days of receipt of book, if book not as described. email - monroe.bridge.books@gmail.com, or call - 413 743-2131

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