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Bentley Historical Library records: 1919 - 2014 (Majority of material found within 1970 - 2002)
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Container / Location Title
 
Pontiac High School 1932-1933, 1958 [series]
Box   1  
Chemistry 1932
Box   1  
Diploma 1933
Box   1  
English
Box   1  
Physics
Box   1  
Reunion 1958
 
University of Michigan 1937-1940 [series]
 
Aeronautical Engineering
Box   1  
1 1938
Box   1  
2 1939
Box   1  
3 1938
Box   1  
6 1939
Box   1  
23 1939
Box   1  
26 undated
 
Notes
Box   1  
Aero 1-3, 6, 27 (2 folders)
Box   1  
Aero 4, 23 (2 folders)
Box   1  
Unlabeled (3 folders)
Box   1  
Chemical Engineering 1 1937
Box   1  
Chemistry 5E 1937
Box   1  
Civil Engineering 2 1938
Box   1  
Electrical Engineering, 2a 1938
 
Engineering Mechanics
Box   1  
1 1937
Box   1  
2 1937
Box   1  
3 1939
Box   1  
4 1938
 
English
Box   1  
2 undated
Box   1  
4 undated
Box   1  
6 1939
Box   1  
Unlabeled (2 folders)
 
Mathematics
Box   2  
36-37
Box   2  
103
Box   2  
Analytic geometry (2 folders)
 
Mechanical Engineering

(See related materials in Drawings series)

Box   2  
2 1939
Box   2  
3 1938
Box   2  
5 1940
Box   2  
7 1939
Box   2  
15 1939
 
Metal Processing
Box   2  
2 1937
Box   2  
3 1937
Box   2  
4 1938
 
Drawings 1938-1939
Tube   1  
Mechanical Engineering drawings (6 drawings)
Tube   2  
Propeller-thrust/gradient/curves June 20, 1938 (3 drawings)
 
University of California, Civil Aeronautics Administration, Aviation Ground School 1939-1941 [series]

The Aeronautics Administration Aviation Ground School (University of California) series (1939-1941, 0.25 linear feet) contains teaching material such as lecture notes and exams while serving as a ground school instructor.

Box   2  
CAA exam
Box   2  
Correspondence
Box   2  
Course information
Box   2  
Course materials (2 folders)
Box   2  
Exams 1941
Box   2  
Lectures 1939-1940
Box   2  
Progress report on the Civil Aeronautics Authority's Pilot Training Program at the University of Michigan February 9, 1940
 
Lockheed Aircraft Corporation 1940-1945 [series]

The Lockheed Aircraft Corporation series (1940-1945, 1 linear foot) includes his work at Lockheed including correspondence, patents, as well several reports from aircraft equipment tests.

Box   2  
Correspondence
Box   2  
Patent designs 1942-1944
 
Reports and projects
 
Model-37
Box   2  
[Stabilizer tests?] 1941
Box   2  
Stabilizer and other drawings 1941-1942
 
Model-49
Box   2  
Analysis of down-bending failures
Box   2  
Operation-damage tests of proposed model-49 flap tracks undated
Box   2  
Operation-damage tests of proposed model-49 flap-extending cables January 7, 1943
Box   2  
Stiffener stresses 1940
Box   3  
Test of control-cable tension governor December 23, 1942
Box   3  
Tests of ducted-skin compression panels January 24, 1944
Box   3  
Tests of floor-support structure in airplane no. 1962 of model-49 series undated
 
Model-89
Box   3  
[Roller tests?] 1943-1944
Box   3  
Tests and developments of proposed model-89 flap-system rollers and tracks 1945
 
Model-349
Box   3  
Model-349 cargo floor panel tests February 2, 1943
Box   3  
Pressure tests of proposed model-349 cabin windows undated
Box   3  
Static tests of proposed model-349 floor structure November 30, 1942
 
Model XB-30
Box   3  
Preliminary design and stress analysis of main rings-front stabilizer bulkhead-ring at station 150 September 16, 1940
 
Model-XP-58
Box   3  
An investigation of the crushing loads imposed on using ribs by wing flexure April 2, 1941
Box   3  
Tests to determine the characteristics of double-skin type of wing construction 1941
 
General and unidentified
Box   3  
The construction and operation of the Lockheed electrical system for measuring strains November 7, 1941
Box   3  
Various-unidentified (3 folders)
 
Naval Training Schools [series]
Box   3  
Chicago, Illinois
Box   3  
Dearborn, Michigan (5 folders)
 
National Shower Manufacturing Company and Later Work 1935-2000 [series]

The National Shower Manufacturing Company and Later Work series (3 linear feet, 1 oversize box, 11 tubes of drawings, and 1 oversize model, 1935-2000) includes his work at the National Shower Manufacturing Company, including patent and trademark applications, photographs of shower door and sandblasting designs, drawings, and showroom samples and models. Taubman's later work as a consulting engineer to his Florida factory can also be found in this series including his drawings of the electrostatic paint line as well as detailed notes of his daily activities (1992-2000) as tracked in his daily planners.

Box   4  
Article about National Shower Manufacturing Company and anodizing plant 1957
 
Patents and Trademarks
Box   4  
Correspondence 1952-1979
Box   4  
Harness, Dickey & Pierce national infringement 1958-1961
Box   4  
Bath enclosure application (case no.3) 1950
Box   4  
Bath enclosure application July 21, 1950
Box   4  
Towel bar application July 1950
Box   4  
Trademark registration on N/S application August 2, 1954
Box   4  
Trademark ("National") (603,823) March 29, 1955
Box   4  
Trademark ("N/S") (603,824) March 29, 1955
Box   4  
Shower door handle application (case no.6) 1955
Box   4  
Bath enclosure patent (2,743,795) May 1, 1956
Box   4  
Shower door handle application August 31, 1956
Box   4  
Patent (2,783,860) March 5, 1957
Box   4  
Bath enclosure patent (Canada) May 7, 1957
Box   4  
Shower door handle patent (181,822) December 31, 1957
Box   4  
Trademark ("Mirrall") (Canada) September 19, 1958
Box   4  
Trademark ("Mirrall") (United States) September 8, 1959
Box   4  
Shower door handle patent (2,904,368) September 15, 1959
Box   4  
Trademark ("Spraymaster") (United States) December 15, 1959
Box   4  
Trademark ("Spraymaster") (Canada) May 27, 1960
Box   4  
Towel bar patent (2,940,719) June 14, 1960
Box   4  
Patent (3,074,077) January 22, 1963
Box   4  
Patent (3,075,255) January 29, 1963
Box   4  
Rolling panel closure means patent (Canada) March 10, 1964
Box   4  
Trademarks ("National," "N/S") renewal May 28, 1975
Box   4  
Trademark ("Mirrall") renewal (684,626) September 8, 1979
Box   4  
Trademark ("Spraymaster") renewal May 5, 1980
Box   4  
Bath enclosure application, miscellaneous undated
Box   4  
Rolling panel closure means application undated
Box   4  
Sliding panel mountings undated
Box   4  
Work orders 1965-1981 (2 folders)
 
Daily planners
Box   4  
1992-1994 (3 folders)
Box   4  
1997-2000 (4 folders)
 
Photographs
Box   5  
First Mirroll rolling closet door installation 1958
Box   5  
Plant and anodizing plant being built 1955
 
Shower doors
Box   5  
Sandblasting designs
Box   5  
Shower doors (and other doors) (3 folders)
Box   5  
Unidentified parts (shower door parts?)
 
Samples
Box   6  
Miscellaneous brackets and metal pieces
Box   6  
National Shower Manufacturing Company advertising stamp
Box   6  
Shower door glass samples (2 envelopes)
Box   6  
Shower door model

(oversize, stored separately)

 
Drawings
Box   6  
American Shower Door Company, Inc., instructions for completing and installing model no.500 knocked-down "American Maid" two-panel rollaway tub enclosure 1947
Box   6  
Ex-cell-o Aircraft and Tool Corporation 1935
Box   6  
General Motors Truck Company
Box   6  
Micromatic Hone Corporation
Box   6  
Miscellaneous
 
Paint line assembly drawings
Box   7  
400 series (17 pc.)
Box   7  
Accordion-shutter 1994
Box   7  
Adjustable clip-forming die set 1992
Box   7  
Adjustable paint-rack welding fixture 1993
Box   7  
Ageing-oven cradle truck 1993
Box   7  
Ageing-oven track system 1993
Box   7  
Aluminum cradle 1996
Box   7  
Cradle welding jig 1993, 1996
Box   7  
Dryer tank system 1993
Box   7  
Electrostatic-paint-line grounding system 1994-1996
Box   7  
End turn 1996
Box   7  
Equipment in paint building 1994, 1996
Box   7  
H2SO4 platform 1993
Box   7  
Hanger rod 1994-1996
Box   7  
Load bar 1996-1998
Box   7  
Monorail inter-building conveyor 1997
Box   7  
Muntin milling head 1995
Box   7  
New building 1996
Box   7  
Off-line stationary hanger rod 1994
Box   7  
Paint-booth grounding system 1994, 1996
Box   7  
Paint line layout 1997
Box   7  
Paint-line oven 1993, 1997
Box   7  
Paint-rack spine 1992-1993
Box   7  
Paint room and cure oven modifications 1994
Box   7  
Plates and drive unit 1998
Box   7  
Pre-paint treatment system 1997
Box   7  
Powder booth 1991, 1993, 1996
Box   7  
Powder paint line 1997
Box   7  
Screen-door-assembly-bench base 1994
Box   7  
Section no. 4267 shutter 1995
Box   7  
Storage rack 1992, 1998
Box   7  
Sunburst window frame trimmer 1994
Box   7  
Tank farm 1998
Box   7  
Track support 1998
Box   7  
Tube rack 1992
Box   7  
Warehouse aisle dolly 1992
Box   7  
Warehouse-rack arms 1998
Box   7  
Wheels 1998
Box   7  
Unidentified (7 folders)
 
Parts and other drawings
 
1947, 1951
Tube   3  
Buffing equipment guards December 20, 1947
Tube   3  
Drill jig -- tub enc. wall channel December 15, 1951
 
Unidentified
Tube   3  
August 6, 1947
Tube   3  
1947
 
1958
 
Anodizing plant
Tube   4  
Layout of dye section
Tube   4  
Dye or seal tank
 
Shower parts design February-September 1958
Tube   5  
Channel March 17, 1958
Tube   5  
Division bar September 30, 1958
Tube   5  
Unidentified February 10, 1958 (3 drawings)
 
Shower parts design October-November 1958
Tube   6  
Bracket November 5, 1958
Tube   6  
Channel October 22, 1958
Tube   6  
Guide October 23, 1958
Tube   6  
Guide track October 14, 1958
Tube   6  
Jamb October 11, 1958
Tube   6  
Handle October 21, 1958
Tube   6  
Lower rail October 25, 1958
Tube   6  
Rail October 6, 1958
Tube   6  
Roller track October 7, 1958
Tube   6  
Upper rail October 24, 1958
 
1960-1961
Tube   7  
Handle April 7, 1961
Tube   7  
Header April 22, 1961
Tube   7  
Tray March 25, 1961
Tube   7  
Rail March 27, 1961
Tube   7  
Splash defl. April 3, 1961
Tube   7  
Three-panel folding patio door
Tube   7  
Tray July 14, 1961
Tube   7  
Unidentified May 7, 1960
 
1962
Tube   8  
Handle September 22, 1962
Tube   8  
Guide track September 24, 1962
Tube   8  
T.B. fitting February 5, 1962
 
1963
Tube   9  
Guide track April 29, 1963
 
1966
Tube   10  
Howard Johnson design January 15, 1966
Tube   10  
Roller track October 15, 1966
 
1967
Tube   11  
Unidentified December 4-5, 1967 (2 drawings)
 
1971, 1973
Tube   12  
Howard Johnson design March 5, 1973
Tube   12  
T.B. fitting February 12, 1971
Tube   13  
Unidentified (2 drawings)