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Horspool and Kelly Furnace Door Patent

 Collection
Identifier: MS-151

Overview

Correspondence, patent specifications, pamphlet and receipts for a standard furnace door and deflector plate for locomotives by F. L. Horspool and Geo. J. Kelly, patentees and owners, Ogden, Utah, 1897-1901. In oversize drawer.

Dates

  • 1897 - 1901

Extent

1 Boxes

Arrangement

Fd 1



1. Letter to F.L. Horspool from Superintendent Frederic Coudert from the Union Pacific Railroad regarding trying furnace door on a train in Ogden. Dated May 14, 1897.



2. Letter to F.L. Horspool from Superintendent J.F. Dunn from the Oregon Short Line Railroad Co. concerning royalty on fire doors. Dated September 17, 1897

Fd 2



1. Correspondence to F.L. Horspool from General Master Mechanic John Hickey of the Rio Grande Western Railway about making a trial of the furnace door. Dated January 3, 1898.



2. Letter to F.L. Horspool from Superinten- dent J.F. Dunn of the Oregon Short Line Railroad Co. concerning costs. Dated January 7, 1898.

Fd 3

Letter to Geo. J. Kelly from W.H. Olson of the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Co. concerning the royalties for the standard fire door. Dated March 13, 1899.



Fd 4

1. Correspondence to Horspool & Kelly from Superintendent J.H. McConnell of the Union Pacific Railroad Company concern- ing trial of furnace doors. Dated March 22, 1900.

2. Letter to Horspool & Kelly from Mechanical Engineer Max Toltz of the Great Northern Railway Line regarding his interest in information about the fire door. Dated June 15, 1900.



3. Letter to G.J. Kelly from Max Toltz re- garding sketch and pamphlet of fire door and deflector plate. Dated June 30, 1900.

Fd 5



1. U.S. Patent Office receipt to Francis L. Horspool, May 24, 1898.



2. U.S. Patent Office receipt to F.L. Horspool and Geo. J. Kelly, August 10, 1901.



3. Wells Fargo Express Receipt fo Geo. J. Kelly, May 21, 1898



Fd 6



1. Pamphlet for Standard Furnace Door.. and Deflector Plate by F.L. Horspool and Geo. J. Kelly, Patentees and Owners, Ogden, Utah.



Fd 7



1. Patent specification for Door and Deflector Plate for Steam Boiler Furnaces (Oversize)
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the WSU Stewart Library Special Collections Repository

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