Fargo Engineering Company records   1897-1951  (bulk 1910-1930 )
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Title: Fargo Engineering Company records
Creator: Fargo Engineering Company.
Inclusive dates: 1897-1951
Bulk dates: 1910-1930
Extent: 11 linear feet.
Abstract:
Company established by William G. Fargo of Jackson, Michigan, a pioneer in hydroelectric engineering. The company specialized in providing civil engineering design, construction, and consultation services for various power plant projects and dams mainly in Michigan but also in Connecticut, Iowa, Nebraska, Texas, and Wisconsin. The record group consists of two series: Job Files and Office Files. The Job Files series consists of the following subseries: Alphabetical Cross Index of Jobs, Visual Materials, Design Reports and Site Specific Materials, and Engineering Field Notes. The Office Files series includes business correspondence of William G. Fargo for the period of 1897 to 1905 and relating in part to the construction of an interurban/electric trolley system for Jackson, Michigan. Office Files also includes a folder of office specifications, contracts and test procedures and a folder of published promotional sales material.

Call number: 9543 Bb 2
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan
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