Westinghouse: The First 100+ Years

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Title

Westinghouse: The First 100+ Years

Alternative Title

Westinghouse: First 100+ Years

Subject

Westinghouse Electric Corporation
Westinghouse, George, 1846-1914

Description

A pamphlet detailing the legacy of George Westinghouse (1846-1914) and his business entrepreneurship. Originally called the Westinghouse Electric Company, Westinghouse founded his manufacturing company in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on January 8, 1886. In 1889, he renamed his business the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company. Westinghouse's primary products include turbines, generators, motors and switchgear related to the generation, transmission, and use of electricity. The company changed its name to Westinghouse Electric Corporation in 1945.

Creator

Morgan, Schulter C.

Source

Reprint of original 16-page pamphlet: Private Collection of George E. Baker.

Date Created

ca. 1986

Date Copyrighted

ca. 1986

Contributor

Baker, George E.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of reprinted 16-page pamphlet.

Is Part Of

Westinghouse Electric Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

3.2 MB

Medium

16-page pamphlet

Language

eng
fre
ger
ita

Type

Text

Coverage

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Science Teacher

Rights Holder

This resource is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Baker, George E.
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of George E. Baker

External Reference

"History." Westinghouse Nuclear. http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/About/History.
"Westinghouse Power Generation Booklet." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/6422.

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Original Format

16-page pamphlet

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