Trade catalogs from Rockwood Sprinkler Co.

Date: 1900s

Company Name: Rockwood Sprinkler Co.Related Companies: Worcester Fire Extinguisher Co., Ltd. (Montreal and Toronto, Canada) ;

Place: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

Topic (Romaine Term): Measuring; calculating and testing devicesLocks and safes (including alarm and security systems)Iron and steel products (castings; sheet steel; steel wire; wire rope; pig iron and structural steel products )Industrial equipment or mechanical machinery (including supplies and components)Firefighting and fire enginesBrass; bronze and specialty metalsTopic: BrassBronzeCalculatorsFire fighting equipment industryIndustrial equipmentIron industry and tradeLocks and keysMachineryMeasuring instrumentsMetalsSafesSecurity systemsSteel industry and tradeWeighing instruments

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Record Id: SILNMAHTL_13481

Type Of Material: Trade catalogsTrade literature

Notes Content: fire protection equipment ; steel unions for pipes ; "Home Guard" home and store sprinkler systems ; "Dry Pipe Supervisor" alarm for automatic monitoring of air pressure in air sprinkler systems ; pressed metal fabrications of brass, bronze and hot or cold rolled steel ; "Dualguard" sprinkler and heat detecting systems ; "Sprinklarm" sprinkler alarms ; "Rockwood Sprinkler developed many innovative technologies, including a Waterfog nozzle that saved thousands of lives from fires on Navy ships in World War II." ( http://www.ask-how.org/contents/sprinkler_factory.htm )Includes: Trade catalog and manualBlack and white imagesPhysical Description: 20 pieces; 1 box

Record Id: SILNMAHTL_13481

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