The AWRF Collection (ranging between 1938-1976) consists of artifacts and memorabilia related to wire rope. These items include promotional giveaways -- rulers, belt buckles, lighters -- and functional technical items useful to clients, for example wire gages. These items represent companies' attempts to reach out to and remind clients of their products and services.
Promotional items from American Steel & Wire; Colorado Fuel & Iron Corporation; Leschen; MacWhyte Wire Rope Company; Paulsen-Webber Redi Measured Wire Rope; and Union Wire Rope Company. Includes:
Promotional items from: Roebling Wire Rope; Edwards Wire Rope: Colorado Fuel & Iron Corp.; Tuffy, Union Wire Rope; Bethlehem Steel; Palm Springs Aerial Ropeway; ARMCO; Tiger Brand, and International Nickel Company. Includes:
Promotional items from: Bethlehem Steel Corporation; Tiger Brand WIre Rope; Roebling; Thyssen; Union Wire Rope ARMCO Inc.; River Rigging & Supply, Inc.; Paulsen Wire Rope. Includes:
Promotional items from: Thyssen Big T WIre Rope; Broderick & Bascom Rope Company; Metro Wire Rope Corp.; Tuffy, Union Wire Rope, ARMCO; Macwhyte; Tiger Brand Wire Rope; Rochester Corporation. Includes:
Artifacts from the wire rope industry.
Box 6: Contains wire rope samples and promotional items.
Box 7: Contains a sample case of wire rope slings and assemblies, American Cable Division, American Chain and Cable Company.
Promotional tools and wire rope samples from Bethlehem Steel Company; Broderick & Bascom Rope Company; USS TIger Brand Wire Rope; Carpenter Rigging & Supply Company, Inc. Includes:
Measurement cards and miscellaneous items elated to the wire rope industry from: American Chain & Cable Company, Inc.; Atlas Steels; Bethlehem Wire Rope; Crosby Group, Inc.; Falk; Merrill Brothers. Includes: