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The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

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Collection TitleCL 133 Eclipse Machine Company CollectionCreatorChemung County Historical Society
Processed ByKim Richards
Date Completed:Summer 2005
Date Updated:September 2007
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by T. Curran Sekella and Reeve Howland of Motor Components LLC.
Terms:Bendix Corporation; Carburetors; MK-51 fuzes; MK-50 MOD; Eclipse Machine Company; advertising; MK-25 fuzes; Navy Bureau of Ordances

Collections contains letters from the US Navy, as well as blue print, annual reports, financial plants, ledger books, advertising scrapbooks, and 3 16mm rolls of film.

Extent5 Linear ft.
Date Span1921-1983

Collections contains letters from the US Navy, as well as blue print, annual reports, financial plants, ledger books, advertising scrapbooks, and 3 16mm rolls of film.

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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Five Year Business Plan (1973 - 1977).Document0502
Includes product brochures, documents relating to pulley royalties, cashed check from 1933, cost analysis document, Annual Reports for the years 1929 and 1930, a photocopy of the layout of the company and laminated checks and invoices.Document0503
The Bendix Corporation 1974 Annual Report.Document0504
Motor Components Division, Environmental Analysis Report (March 7, 1969).Document0505
Advertising Binder regarding Bendix Elmag: Electromagnetic Clutches and Brakes.Document0506
Folder regarding The Machine Group Listing Book.Document0507
Documents regarding Eclipse Machine Division, The Bendix Corporation, Plant Engineering, Executive Suite Renovation (May 13, 1963).Document0508
Bendix Tank Carburetor, Modernization Package.Document0509
Documents regarding Discharge Permits.Document0510
Booklet regarding Bendix Capabilities.Booklet0511
Booklet regarding: Who we are and what we do and Bendix Motor Components Division.Booklet0512
Employee classification lists.Document0601
Financial documents (1900 - 1920).Document0602
Includes Parts Cost and Assembly Labor Cost Sheets for Drives F-3500 to F-4000.Document0603
Blueprints for the sewer district around the company.Blueprint0604
Includes an historical overview of the company, a booklet entitled "Where Ideas Unlock the Future, The Story of The Bendix Corporation," product information for Facet Company, a demolition permit and a Topographic Site Plan blueprint.Document0605
Mobil Engineering Service Report, with photographs included.Document0606
Includes information and booklets regarding Pure Water Guides.Booklet0607
Booklets regarding Air Pollution Reports.Booklet0608
Documents regarding the September 30, 1908 Examination of Accounts.Document0609
Annual Financial Plan of Operations, F. Y. 1974, PECG Import Center.Document0610
Annual Financial Plan of Operations, F. Y. 1974, Bendix Mexicana, S. A.Document0611
F. Y. 1974 Final Annual Financial Plan.Document0612
P. E. 51-83 Construction addition on north side of Carburetor Engineering Building.Document0613
Binder containing information on Drives, Sub-Assembly and Initial Assembly and Labor.Document0701
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