1 edition of J. Edgar Thomson correspondence found in the catalog.
J. Edgar Thomson correspondence
J. Edgar Thomson
Written in English
ALS from Thomson to R. M. Magraw concerning the transport of the remains of President Zachary Taylor via railway for burial in Louisville, Ky.
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Edgar Tristram Thompson taught Sociology at Duke University from until his retirement in The papers include correspondence with Herbert Blumer, Charles Ellwood, Eric Hoffer, Everett Hughes, and Howard Jensen; teaching materials from undergraduate and graduate courses in race relations, religion, and social anthropology; lecture notes from Thompson's mentor and sociology instructor. A value for a single letter of J. Edgar Hoover typed with a hand written signature would be between dollars depending on the condition as well as the content of the letter MTantiques: If you were to attempt a resale of the letter with Hoover's hand signature a fair market value would be between dollars5/5(K).
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Civil War soldier and railroad builder. Palmer became secretary to J. Edgar Thomson, president of the Pennsylvania Railroad, in In , he left this position to found the Anderson Cavalry Troop, in which he served as captain. In he recruited the 15th Regiment, Pennsylvania Cavalry. Carnegie's empire grew to include the J. Edgar Thomson Steel Works, (named for John Edgar Thomson, Carnegie's former boss and president of the Pennsylvania Railroad), Pittsburgh Bessemer Steel Works, the Lucy Furnaces, the Union Iron Mills, the Union Mill (Wilson, Walker & County), the Keystone Bridge Works, the Hartman Steel Works, the Frick Children: Margaret Carnegie Miller.
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John Edgar Thomson (Febru – ) was an American civil engineer and industrialist. Thomson was an entrepreneur best known for his leadership of the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) from until his deathmaking it the largest business enterprise in the world and a world-class model for technological and managerial innovation.
Edgar Thomson, (born Feb. 10,Springfield Township, Pa., U.S.—diedPhiladelphia), American civil engineer and president of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company who consolidated a network of railroad lines from Philadelphia to various cities in the Midwest and the South, extending as far as Chicago and Norfolk, Va.
Thomson joined the Pennsylvania engineer corps at The Edgar Thomson Steel Works is a steel mill in the Pittsburgh area communities of Braddock and North Braddock, Pennsylvania, United States. It has been active since It is currently owned by U.S.
Steel and is known as Mon Valley Works – Edgar Thomson Plant on its official website. Ovens and mill building of the Edgar Thomson works, as. Pennsylvania Railroad official. From the description of J. Edgar Thomson correspondence, October 7. (Unknown).
WorldCat record id: Books shelved as correspondence: 84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff, Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke, The Guernsey Literary and Potato. Edgar Thomson: Master of the Pennsylvania (Contributions in Economics and Economic History ; No.
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In a richly textured biography of the former FBI director who died inGentry, coauthor of Helter Skelter, takes a decidedly unfriendly look at the man and his career, revealing how Hoover found. Business correspondence from Grant’s boss, J.
Edgar Thomson, and others provide details (including some sketches) on costs and supplies for construction of the railroad, including land purchases and court cases involving railroad right-of-ways.
Correspondence, journals, board minutes, reports, dispatches, financial records, printed matter, maps, and other papers relating primarily to Plumb's diplomatic service in Mexico and to negotiations with the Mexican government on behalf of the United States and American investors in the Mexican railway system.
Includes reports and dispatches to U.S. secretary of state William Henry Seward. Correspondence, reports, memoranda, speeches, articles, book files, financial papers, printed materials, and other papers relating to Carnegie's steel manufacturing and other business and philanthropic activities.
Subjects include African Americans, corporations, education, imperialism, industrial arbitration, industrial relations, investments, Panama Canal, peace, and Scottish Americans.
This letterpress copy book contains letters written or dictated by Captain William Jones documenting the operations of the Edgar Thomson Works between February and July Much of the correspondence relates to the ordering of replacement parts for the various machines throughout the plant with many accompanied by technical drawings.
U.S. STEEL EDGAR THOMSON WORKS HAER No. PA (Page 4) AN OVERVIEW HISTORY OF U.S. STEEL EDGAR THOMSON WORKS The Edgar Thomson Works, built near Pittsburgh between and in Braddock, Pennsylvania, has achieved legendary status in American industrial history. By the s, observers of theFile Size: 7MB.
Edgar Thomson. The first chief engineer of the Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR), John Edgar Thomson served as its third president, from to his death in As president, he engineered the expansion that transformed the single-track Harrisburg-to-Pittsburgh intrastate carrier into the nation's wealthiest and most influential railroad.
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For almost fifty years, Hoover held virtually unchecked public power 5/5(1). A comprehensive collection of Poe's correspondence.
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