This book describes approximately 50 engineering accomplishments -- a number of which were subsequently designated historic mechanical engineering landmarks. This book can serve as an entry guide into the remarkable engineering achievements that occurred in the greater Milwaukee area from the late 1800s until the early 1900s, much of which centered around Milwaukee's Menomonee River Valley.THE CENTENNIAL YEAR The American Society of Mechanical Engineers ( ASME) was founded in l880 in New York City. ... be wiped out, and much desired facilities for the reading of papers and the comparing of notes would be established.
|Title||:||Mechanical Engineering: A Century of Progress|
|Author||:||Thomas H. Fehring, P.E.|
|Publisher||:||NorCENergy Consultants, LLC - 1980-10-10|