2020 SIA Fall Tour - Central & Mid-Coast Maine

2020 SIA Fall Tour – Central & Mid-Coast Maine

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the SIA Board voted to postpone the 2020 Fall Tour of Central and Mid-Coast Maine at its regular…

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2019 SIA Fall Tour Recap

2019 SIA Fall Tour Recap

2019 SIA Fall Tour September 19 – 22, Reno, Nevada DOWNLOAD PDF OF CONFERENCE GUIDEBOOK The 2019 Society for Industrial Archeology Fall Tour took place…

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Reno, Nevada Tour & Event Descriptions

Reno, Nevada Tour & Event Descriptions

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 – OPTIONAL TOUR (This Tour is Now Full) We will visit the Verdi Hydroelectric Plant, built in 1911 by the Truckee River…

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Online Registration Now Open for Fall Tour of Dayton

Online Registration Now Open for Fall Tour of Dayton

Registration for the 2018 SIA Fall Tour, Sept. 27-30 in Dayton, Ohio, is now open. Follow this link for online registration Find more information about…

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2018 SIA Fall Tour Site Descriptions

2018 SIA Fall Tour Site Descriptions

Online registration for the 2018 SIA Fall Tour of Dayton, Ohio opens Wednesday, August 1! TOUR SITE DESCRIPTIONS THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27 Optional Early-Bird Tour to…

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2018 SIA Fall Tour - Dayton, Ohio

2018 SIA Fall Tour – Dayton, Ohio

  Employees of the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company stand on the wings of the Dayton-Wright RB-1. Courtesy of Special Collections & Archives, Wright State University. Writing…

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Fall Tour Site Descriptions

Fall Tour Site Descriptions

Thursday, September 14 – Optional Tour Nissan Vehicle Assembly Plant – The opening of the Nissan Smyrna Vehicle Assembly Plant in 1983 was a groundbreaking…

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Great Falls, Montana Fall Tour, Oct. 8-11 2015

Great Falls, Montana Fall Tour, Oct. 8-11 2015

Montana’s IA, Hydropower Plus Text by Brian Shovers and John A. McConnell, photographs by Saul Tannenbaum; from SIA Newsletter Volume 45, No. 1, Spring 2006…

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SIA 2015 Fall Tour - Great Falls, Montana, October 8-10, 2015

SIA 2015 Fall Tour – Great Falls, Montana, October 8-10, 2015

Photograph above: Ryan Dam and Powerhouse: built at the Great Falls of the Missouri (also called Volta Falls) in 1915, this hydroelectric facility was built…

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SIA Tour Road Rules for Conferences and Tours

SIA Tour Road Rules for Conferences and Tours

SIA Tour Road Rules Tours of active and former industrial sites are a key ingredient of the annual conferences and fall tours of the Society…

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