United States

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United States

  • UF United States of America
  • UF America
  • UF USA

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United States

523 Archival description results for United States

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"Lowell, USA, Flood Gate, Pawtucket Canal"

Lowell, Massachusetts was incorporated in 1826 to serve as a mill town and was named after Francis Cabot Lowell, a local figure in the Industrial Revolution. The city became known as the cradle of the American Industrial Revolution, due to a large series of textile mills and factories. Many of the Lowell's historic manufacturing sites were later preserved by the National Park Service to create Lowell National Historical Park.

Hills, Richard L

Lecture notes file

Items from folder marked 'Lecture Notes' which appear to be titles for slide show. Include material on the USA, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Wailes, Reginald (1901-1986), engineer, known as Rex

"American Notes"

Reprint from "Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians", Vol XXIV, No 4, of articles "Notes on copper roofing in America to 1802" and "Prefabs in the California gold rush, 1849".

Peterson, Charles E, preservation architect

Trips to the USA and Canada

Items relating to Rex Wailes' trips to the USA and Canada in 1929 and 1932. Includes typescript of diary of 1929 trip, notebooks, correspondence and printed items collected on the trips.

"Old and New"

Note from the Ipswich 'Evening Star' about Rex Wailes's work in ensuring the accuracy of the restoration at Williamsburg (VA) of an 18th century English windmill.

"Mr Stoney"

Notes and correspondence between Rex Wailes and Richard Stoney, and others, about various windmills in the UK and USA.

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