Building Machinery

Electrical

The collection includes many examples of early equipment and precision instruments for electrification and metering of buildings. Featured items include the former museum collection from Kansas City Light & Power.

Elevators

Collections include examples of early machinery, switch gear, controllers, doors, gates, and lighting of various manufacture including Otis, Haughton, Smith-Hill, and Miller. Most notably in the collection are several hand powered freight elevators and a complete Otis open cage elevator car.

Essays on Building Machinery

Coming soon!