Aermotor Company Monday Morning Shipment, 1896

Description:

Photograph taken around in 1896 of A Monday Morning Shipment from the Aermotor Company's branch house at Ft. Worth Texas. There is a two-story stone building with several broken glass windows. Next to it there are men atop five horse-drawn carriages containing windmill parts and signs reading "The Aeromotor Chicago."

Aeromotor is a windmill building company based in Chicago and was founded in 1888.

Creator(s): Swartz, C.L.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Usage:
Total Uses: 294
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
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Date(s):
  • Digitized: April 28, 2008
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Date
1896  
Description:

Photograph taken around in 1896 of A Monday Morning Shipment from the Aermotor Company's branch house at Ft. Worth Texas. There is a two-story stone building with several broken glass windows. Next to it there are men atop five horse-drawn carriages containing windmill parts and signs reading "The Aeromotor Chicago."

Aeromotor is a windmill building company based in Chicago and was founded in 1888.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w 9.5 in. x 7.5 in. matted to 12.0 in. x 10.0 in.

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Keyword(s): Aermotor | branch houses | shipments
Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Where the West Begins: Capturing Fort Worth's Historic Treasures
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: AR406-5-18-4
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth38263
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public