Advert For G. W. Tomlinson, Engine Bridge Works
Medium: Print on paper
This is an advertisement for G. W. Tomlinson, an engineering firm based in Huddersfield. The growth in scientific knowledge in the 19th century had a major impact on the way people thought about the world. Technological innovations like the steam powered engines featured on this leaflet transformed the way that people lived their lives and the way that manufacturers were able to produce their goods. Interestingly although the firm was based in Huddersfield this leaflet is written in German.