Gorton Machine Corporation Records, 1916-1970

Summary Information

Title: Gorton Machine Corporation Records
Inclusive Dates: 1916-1970

  • Gorton Machine Corporation (Racine, Wis.)
Call Number: Parkside Mss 42; Parkside Micro 9; Micro 714; Audio 1829A; PH 4970

Quantity: 0.4 cubic feet (1 archives box), 7 reels of microfilm (35 mm), 1 tape recording, and 0.1 cubic feet of photographs (1 folder)

Archival Locations:
UW-Parkside Library / Parkside Area Research Ctr. (Map)
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Records of Gorton Machine Corporation, a large Racine machine tool and die maker; consisting of printed and typewritten histories of the firm, brochures, radio advertising scripts, microfilmed scrapbooks of advertisements, and other publicity materials. Also includes recording of groundbreaking ceremonies for a new Gorton plant in 1967; and photographs of plant and office employees, as well as exterior views of the building (1940s-1970s).

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-pks0042
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