Workshop of the World

stories of industry in & around Philadelphia


Wilber D. Abele, "Time-Saving Application of Electronic Balances," American Laboratory, (October, 1981).

American Publishing and Engraving Company, Illustrated Philadelphia: Its Wealth and Industries, (New York, 1889).

MacAlaster Bicknell Company, "The New Troemner," in MBCO News, Volume 8, Number 1. (1965).

Breyers Ice Cream Company, The American Way: a History of the Breyers Ice Cream Company.

M.A.Bruder and Sons, A 75-Year History, (Philadelphia, 1974).

Harold Cox, Surface Cars of Philadelphia, (1911-1965).

Federal Writers Project, Philadelphia, A Guide to the Nation's Birthplace, (Harrisburg, 1937).

Edwin T. Freedley, Philadelphia and its Manufacturers, (Philadelphia, 1857).

General Electric Company, Switchgear People, (Philadelphia, 1974).

Moses King, Philadelphia and Notable Philadelphians, (New York, 1902).

Hexamer General Surveys.

Atlas of Philadelphia, (Philadelphia, 1887).

Joseph Jackson, Encyclopedia of Philadelphia, (Harrisburg, 1933).

Frederic Miller, et al., Still Philadelphia, (Philadelphia, 1985).

Pennsylvania State Department of Labor and Industry, Third Industrial Directory of Pennsylvania, (Harrisburg, 1919).

Dale Phalen, Samuel Fels of Philadelphia, (Philadelphia, 1969).

Philadelphia Department of Commerce, Division of Aviation, History of the Philadelphia Airport, (unpublished manuscript, n.d.).

J. Thomas Scharf and Thompson Westcott, History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884, (Philadelphia, 1884).

Philip Scranton and Walter Licht, Work Sights, Industrial Philadelphia, 1850-1950, (Philadelphia, 1986).

Troemner and Company, trade catalog, Troemner New Star Coffee Mills, (Philadelphia, c. 1890).

David Tyler, The American Clyde, (Newark, DE., 1958).

Richard Webster, Philadelphia Preserved, (Philadelphia, 1976).