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Early engineering reminiscenes (1815-40) of George Escol Sellers

Early engineering reminiscenes (1815-40) of George Escol Sellers

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sellers, George Escol.,
  • Machinery -- History.,
  • Mechanical engineering -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Eugene S. Ferguson.
    SeriesUnited States National Museum bulletin -- 238, Bulletin (United States National Museum) -- no. 238.
    ContributionsFerguson, Eugene S., Museum of History and Technology (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ11 .U6 no. 238
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19747516M

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    Book/Printed Material Memoirs and reminiscences, together with sketches of the early history of Sussex county, New Jersey, About this Item. Title Memoirs and reminiscences, together with sketches of the early history of Sussex county, New Jersey, Library of Congress Control Number Language English Description. ASME was founded in to provide a setting for engineers to discuss the concerns brought by the rise of industrialization and mechanization. The Society’s founders were some of the more prominent machine builders and technical innovators of the late nineteenth century; led by prominent steel engineer Alexander Lyman Holley, Henry Rossiter.


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