B. A. Fiske takes tour of duty on steamer Yorktown

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Western Electrician

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 9, no. 16, p. 238, col. 2


Lieut. B. A. Fiske, who goes as second watch officer on the United States steamer Yorktown, recently ordered to Chili, is well known in connection with his electrical inventions, chief among which are the range finder, telescopic sight, and steam and helm electrical devices. Lieut. Fiske has just finished three years on shore, and now takes his turn with his brother officers in duty afloat.


Keywords:Bradley A. Fiske : Chicago Insulating Company : CD 135
Researcher notes:Bradley A. Fiske was one of the patentees for the CD 135 Chicago diamond groove insulator
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:December 26, 2008 by: Bob Stahr;