Item 8929 - Freight elevator

Item 8929 - Freight elevator
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Item 8929
Freight elevator
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"A large freight elevator is being constructed in the shops for the 'Embree Elevator Company,' according to the nameplate on the overhead lifting beam. Hydraulic elevators were in use before the electric ones were used."--Fletcher, David H. 'The Portland Company 1846-1982.' Charleston, S.C.: Arcadia Pub., 2002. 89.

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