Trade catalogs from Parks & Woolson Machine Co.

Date
1900s
Variant company name
Established 1826. Closed 2003. (Vermont Business Magazine, Jan. 1, 2004 issue http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_qa3675/is_200401/ai_n9383032/pg_6)
Company Name
Parks & Woolson Machine Co.
Place
Springfield, Vermont, United States
Notes content
According to the Dec. 2002 issue of the industry journal Textile World, "Parks & Woolson concentrates on the manufacture of custom-designed face finishing systems, such as shears, tigers, nappers, sanders/sueders and quality systems." Parks & Woolson provided equipment maintenance, repair and technical support for its machines. (see http://www.textileworld.com/News.htm?CD=517&ID=2335). File contains groups of undated brochures about the company's fabric finishing machines such as: semi-decater ; seamlethru ; examiner/inspecter ; calender roller ; stretch roller ; raiser , napper ; and winder.
Includes
Trade catalog and manual
Black and white images
Physical description
74 pieces; 2 boxes
Record ID
SILNMAHTL_28749
Topic (Romaine term)
Textiles and textile machinery
Topic
Textile fabrics
Textile machinery industry
Location
Trade Literature at the American History Museum Library
Collection
Smithsonian Libraries Trade Literature Collections
Data source
Smithsonian Libraries