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Westinghouse Electric Corporation



  • Existence: 19450510 - 1997

Biographical / Historical

Chartiers Improvement Company was incorporated by a special act of the Pennsylvania Legislatue of April 9, 1872. Its name was changed to Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company by resolution of stockholders on June 13, 1889, and filed in the Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on June 20, 1889. It became the Westinghouse Electric Corporation on May 10, 1945, then a subsidiary CBS Corp. in 1997. Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, a nuclear power company, is an unrelated brand management subsidiary of CBS Corp. founded in 1999.

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The book of record of the time capsule of Cupaloy : deemed capable of resisting the effects of time for five thousand years : preserving an account of universal achievements, embedded in the grounds of the New York World's Fair, 1938-09-23

Identifier: CB425 .W47 1939
Scope and Contents The time capsule. -- A key to the English language, by J.P. Harrington. -- Vocabulary of high-frequency English. -- Seeking metallic substances beneath the ground, by Sherwin Kelly. -- Determination of latitude and longitude, by C.L. Garner and C.H. Swick. -- Messages for the future from noted men of our time "The edition is limited"--Slip laid in "This book and the time capsule which it describes have been prepared by the Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company, as a contribution...
Dates: 1938-09-23