A Guide to the De Laval Separator Company Brochures, 1925, n.d. De Laval Separator Company Brochures Ms2013-050

A Guide to the De Laval Separator Company Brochures, 1925, n.d.

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2013-050


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Processed by: Hannah Bochain, Student Assistant and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2013-050
Title
De Laval Separator Company Brochures, 1925, n.d.
Physical Characteristics
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
De Laval Separator Company
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains a letter and broadside advertisement for De Laval Cream Separators, addressed to Mr. S. D. Stokes of Roanoke, Virginia, dated February 2, 1925, as well as a pamphlet for "The De Laval Cream Separator 'No. 10'."

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the De Laval Separator Company Brochures must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Acquisition Information

The De Laval Separator Company Brochure was purchased by Special Collections in April 2013. An additonal pamphlet was purchased in 2014.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: De Laval Separator Company Brochures, Ms2013-050, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the De Laval Separator Company Brochure was completed in August 2013. The additional pamphlet received in 2014 was added to the collection in July 2017.

Biographical Note

Karl Gustaf Patrik De Laval, founder of the De Laval Separator Company, was a Swedish inventor born in Dalarna, Sweden on May 9, 1845. De Laval patented the centrifugal dairy separator in 1878. In 1888, the AB Separator Company was founded, renamed to De Laval. De Laval died February 2, 1913.

Scope and Content

The collection contains a letter and broadside advertisement for De Laval Cream Separators, addressed to Mr. S. D. Stokes of Roanoke, Virginia. The brochures includes images of various models and information about separators. The letter is dated February 2, 1925. The collection also includes a pamphlet "The De Laval Cream Separator 'No. 10'."

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Food Technology and Production
  • History of Food and Drink

Contents List

Folder 1
Brochures, 1925, n.d.