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Armour Research Foundation Collection, ca 1940
3 ¼” x 4” glass slides. Slides are bound in either black or red tape. Some have commercial mounts reading “Bond Slide Co., Inc. Chicago” and “Chicago Slide Co., 6 E. Lake St. Chicago.” Box 1 images bulk with graphs, technical charts, gauges, a telephone switchboard (?) and what appears to be ...
Armour Research Foundation Collection, ca. 1940-1964
Armour Research Foundation (ARF) was one of the first private, not-for-profit contract research laboratories in the United States. Begun in Chicago in 1936 by Armour Institute of Technology (AIT), ARF was acquired by Illinois Institute of Technology in 1940 when IIT was created by the merger of A...
Joseph Finnegan Papers, 1924-1947
Correspondence, memos and files of Joseph Finnegan, professor of Fire Protection Engineering and staff member of Underwriters’ Laboratories.
United States Government War Exposition photograph album, 1918 Sept. 2-15.
Photographs of advertisements, structures, events, panoramic views of crowds and grounds of the exposition held in Chicago's Grant Park. Includes scenes of booths regarding the American Red Cross and food conservation. One scene shows a Salvation Army facility in the trenches. Soldiers are shown ...