Title: A Brief History of Lime, Cement, Concrete, and Reinforced Concrete
Author(s): Jasper O. Draffin, M.W.S.E.
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 3-39
From the dawn of history to the present time men have sought for materials to cement stone and brick together in walls and foundations; to plaster and stucco walls, ceilings and other surfaces; and to waterproof buildings, conduits and a variety of other structures.