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Radford's cyclopedia of construction; carpentry, building and architecture, based on the practical experience of a large staff of experts in actual construction work.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Johnson, Alfred S. (Alfred Sidney), b. 1860, ed.
Radford, William A., 1865- ed.
Publication
Chicago, Ill., The Radford architectural company
Contents
I. Mechanical drafting; architectural drafting.--II. Practical carpentry; stair building.--III. Complete framing; roof trusses.--IV. Masonry; steel construction; electric wiring.--V. Cement construction; materials, manufacture.--VI. Cement construction; plain, reinforced.--VII. Cement construction; reinforced concrete.--VIII. Steel square and its uses.--IX. Heating; ventilation; plumbing; sanitation.--X. Painting; interior decoration; paper hanging.--XI. Shop work; manual training.--XII. Contracts; estimating; hardware; index.
Date
[c1909]
Description
12 v. fronts., illus., plates, plans, diagrs. 23 cm.
Notes
"Bibliography of construction" at beginning of each volume.
"Prepared under the supervision of William A. Radford, editor-in-chief, Alfred Sidney Johnson, editor in charge."
Gift of Franklin Reed, 1984.
GUSN
147874
Call Number
Stacks TH145.R2 v.2
Descriptive terms
Architecture.
Building.

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