http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification 720 XTF Search Results (subject=Machine-tool industry -- Ohio -- Cleveland;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default) http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/search?subject%3DMachine-tool%20industry%20--%20Ohio%20--%20Cleveland;subject-join%3Dexact;smode%3Dsimple;brand%3Ddefault Results for your query: subject=Machine-tool industry -- Ohio -- Cleveland;subject-join=exact;smode=simple;brand=default Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:00:00 GMT Acme-Cleveland Corporation Records. Acme-Cleveland Corporation http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4507.xml The Acme-Cleveland Corporation was formed In Cleveland, Ohio, by the merger in 1968 of Cleveland Twist Drill Company, a manufacturer of high-speed drills and metal cutting tools, and the National Acme Company, a manufacturer of automatic multiple-spindle lathes and screw machines. Cleveland Twist Drill was founded in 1876 by Jacob D. Cox II, son of a Civil War general and former governor of Ohio. The company became a leader in the manufacture of superior-grade high-speed twist drills and pioneered the development of steels made of molybdenum as a substitute for tungsten. By 1936 it was the world's largest maker of high-speed drills and reamers, flourishing under Jacob D. Cox, Jr., who pioneered profit-sharing and authored two books on wage theory. National Acme originated as the Acme Screw Machine Company in 1895, makers of the first commercially successful automatic multiple-spindle screw manufacturing machine. Acme Screw merged with National Manufacturing Co. in 1901 to become National Acme Manufacturing Co... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4507.xml Fri, 01 Jan 2016 12:00:00 GMT Ajax Manufacturing Company Records. Ajax Manufacturing Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS5187.xml The Ajax Manufacturing Company was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1875 by John Rollin Blakeslee (1843-1906). Ajax manufactured forging equipment and cold drawing equipment for the cold-heading industry. Ajax forging machines were used in the railroad, agricultural, and automotive industries. In 1925, Ajax moved to Euclid, Ohio. The company was family-owned and operated until 1987 when it was sold to the Crawford Group. In 1996, Ajax was again sold, this time to Park-Ohio Industries. The collection consists of advertisements, agreements, biographies, bulletins, catalogs, correspondence, histories, lists, manuals, photographs, purchase orders, reprints, and a term paper. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS5187.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Brierley Machine Company Records. Brierley Machine Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS5303.xml The Brierley Machine Company was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, by William E. Brierley (1879-1933). Located at 1736 East 22nd Street, the company designed and built special automatic machinery, jigs, tools, and dies. The company was officially incorporated as a for-profit entity in Ohio in 1918 although it was founded sometime earlier. The collection consists of an appraisal, blank letterhead, a cash receipts ledger, a certificate, correspondence, license agreements, mechanical drawings, mortgages, a payroll ledger, patent applications, photographs, receipts, a tax return, and a trial balance ledger. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS5303.xml Thu, 01 Jan 2015 12:00:00 GMT Catalogue of Cleveland Automatic Machine Co: with illustrations and descriptions of their machines, attachments and tools. Cleveland Automatic Machine Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Frank A. Scott Papers, Series II. Scott, Frank A. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4307.xml Frank A. Scott (1873-1949) was a Cleveland, Ohio, businessman and civic leader who was chairman of the Munitions Standards Board of the Council of National Defense and first chairman of the War Industries Board during World War I, as well as chairman of the board of Warner & Swasey Company. The collection consists of correspondence, biographical materials, diaries, personal mementos, speech texts, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, manuscripts, and the diaries of his second wife, Faith Alice Fraser Scott, and her sister, Grace Fraser Waugh. The collection is useful for understanding Scott's personal and business life, including his activities at Warner and Swasey and his work as an administrator at the War Dept. during World War I. Included among the correspondents are Samuel Mather, Theodore Burton, Newton D. Baker, Francis F. Prentiss, and Ambrose Swasey. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4307.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT International Association of Machinists, District #54 Records. International Association of Machinists, District #54 http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4466.xml The International Association of Machinists, District 54, is the district lodge founded in 1913 to coordinate the interests and activities of various Cleveland, Ohio, IAM locals. It was led by President Matthew DeMore, 1939-1961. District 54 was known for its progressive social philosophy and it set the standards on issues of medical insurance, pension plans and other benefits which were models for other unions. District 54 also initiated several cooperative programs for its members, including the Cleveland Homes Committee to provide low cost quality housing, the Co-op of Cleveland, a consumers' cooperative, and the Union Eye Care Center. The collection consists of minutes, newsletters, correspondence, reports, contracts, financial records, membership rosters, business agents' weekly reports, grievance and arbitration proceedings, organizing files, scrapbooks, newspapers and periodicals relating to the day-to-day activities of a major Cleveland union and its relationship to the International headquarters, s... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4466.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Lees-Bradner Company Records. Lees-Bradner Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4653.xml The Lees-Bradner Company was organized in 1906 as a partnership between Ernest J. Lees and Hosea Townsend Bradner of Cleveland, Ohio. It incorporated in 1909. The company specialized in gear hobbing and thread milling machinery for automobile timing and transmission gears and other applications. Hosea Bradner's sons; John A., George T., and James H. Bradner, ran the company in the post-World War II era. The company was purchased by White Consolidated Industries in 1967 and by 1983 the name Lees-Bradner had been phased out and the Cleveland plant closed. After White Consolidated Industries was itself purchased by Electrolux in 1986, the gear hobbing division was sold and the name Lees-Bradner was reinstated as a machine tool manufacturer. The collection consists of articles of incorporation, minutes, a company history, agreements, stock certificates, financial reports, ledgers, correspondence, administrative reports, memoranda, catalogs, product detail sheets, advertisements, newspaper clippings, and publicat... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4653.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Rules and regulations. Cleveland Twist Drill Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Walter K. Bailey Family Papers. Bailey, Walter K. Family http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4665.xml Walter K. Bailey was a Cleveland, Ohio, businessman. A native of Cleveland and the son of L.A. Bailey, founder of the Bailey Company department store, Walter Bailey was raised in East Cleveland and graduated from Oberlin College in 1919. He went to work for the Warner & Swasey Company, a leading manufacturer of machine tools, especially turret lathes, and telescopes and optical equipment, in 1919. By 1928, the company was the world's leading manufacturer of turret lathes, and during World War II produced half of all the turret lathes made in the U.S. After learning the business on the shop floor, he joined the national sales force of Warner & Swasey in 1921, moving up in management and eventually becoming vice president of sales in 1942. During World War II he was in charge of manufacturing operations, and became vice president of the company in 1949. He was president and chief executive officer from 1955-1962, chairman of the board and chief executive officer from 1962-1964, and chairman of the board until h... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4665.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Walter K. Bailey family papers, 1898-1970. Bailey, Walter K. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Walter K. Bailey Papers. Bailey, Walter K. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4657.xml Walter K. Bailey was a Cleveland, Ohio, businessman. A native of Cleveland and the son of L.A. Bailey, founder of the Bailey Company department store, Walter Bailey was raised in East Cleveland and graduated from Oberlin College in 1919. He went to work for the Warner & Swasey Company, a leading manufacturer of machine tools, especially turret lathes, and telescopes and optical equipment, in 1919. By 1928, the company was the world's leading manufacturer of turret lathes, and during World War II produced half of all the turret lathes made in the U.S. After learning the business on the shop floor, he joined the national sales force of Warner & Swasey in 1921, moving up in management and eventually becoming vice president of sales in 1942. During World War II he was in charge of manufacturing operations, and became vice president of the company in 1949. He was president and chief executive officer from 1955-1962, chairman of the board and chief executive officer from 1962-1964, and chairman of the board until h... http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4657.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Warner & Swasey Company, 1880-1920. Warner & Swasey http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT The Warner & Swasey Company, 1880-1930. Warner & Swasey http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT The Warner & Swasey Company, Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A. Warner & Swasey http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT Warner and Swasey Company Records. Warner and Swasey Company http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4486.xml The Warner and Swasey Company was a leading manufacturer of machine tools, especially turret lathes, and telescopes and optical equipment. By 1928, the company was the world's leading manufacturer of turret lathes, and during World War II produced half of all the turret lathes made in the United States. The company was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1881 by Worcester R. Warner, who had a passionate interest in astronomy, and Ambrose Swasey. The company was bought by the Bendix Corp. of Michigan in 1980, which was taken over by Allied in 1983, which, in turn, sold it to Cross and Trecker in 1984. The collection consists of a copy of a pictorial historical reference book, clippings, and miscellaneous articles and lists relating to the company's history. http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=ead/MS4486.xml Wed, 01 Jan 2014 12:00:00 GMT Where precision reigns: portraying your trip through the plant of the Warner & Swasey Co., Cleveland, O. Warner & Swasey http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc http://catalog.wrhs.org/collections/view?docId=marc/skclmarc192890323275696.mrc Thu, 01 Jan 1970 12:00:00 GMT