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Phelps & Bigelow Windmill Company



  • Existence: 1877 - 1950

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Catalog, Phelps & Bigelow Windmill Company, c1888

 File — Folder 1
Identifier: Folder 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Phelps & Bigelow Windmill Company began in 1877 under the ownership of Horace Phelps and M.J. Bigelow. They became known for the IXL windmills made in wood and later steel. In 1918 the company was known as the Phelps-Bigelow Windmill and Manufacturing Company and one year later was acquired by the Ihling-Doorenbos Company. In 1920 the firm reorganized as the IXL Windmill Company and remained in business until at least 1948. The company was listed in the city directory that year but...
Dates: c1888

Phelps & Bigelow Windmill Company Collection

Identifier: RH-A-3531

The collection is composed of one catalog from the Phelps & Bigelow Wind Mill Company, c1888.

Dates: 1888

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Archival Object 1
Collection 1
Business enterprises -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Windmills 1