Fonds 2019-056 - Records of Stephens-Adamson plant in Belleville

Site plans Photocopied plans for Los Angeles building Photographs Photographs Digital photographs of Stephens-Adamson site Digital photographs of Stephens-Adamson site

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CA ON00156 2019-056


Records of Stephens-Adamson plant in Belleville


  • 1912-2019 (Creation)

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60cm of textual and graphic records
166MB of digital photographs

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Stephens Adamson (a firm with headquarters in Aurora, Illinois) took over the Marsh Engineering Works site on Franklin Street in Belleville in 1927. The firm specialized in the manufacture of conveying systems. The Franklin Street site was closed in 2013.

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Donated by Metso Minerals Canada Inc. in July 2019.

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Records created and accumulated by employees of the Stephens-Adamson manufacturing plant in Belleville, Ontario. Materials include printed catalogues, plans, an order book, photographs, and printed ephemera.

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A selection of items from this collection has been scanned and is available at

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