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Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).
DuBois, J. Harry, 1903-1986
Dates:
circa 1900-circa 1975
Size:
2.66 Cubic feet (8 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0008
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

J. Harry DuBois (1903-1986) was an industrial consultant in the field of petrochemicals and plastics. In 1927 at General Electric his studies resulted in extending the use of laminated plastics.

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Bakelite Corporation
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 10.2" x 7.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0005
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0005
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Plastics Pioneers Association
Dates:
1952 September 18-20
Size:
1 Boxe
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1235
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Audio recordings of interviews with members of the Plastics Pioneers Association about the plastics industry, its origins, and evolution.

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Bakelite Corporation
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 3.0" x 6.1".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0005
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A pamphlet about Bakelite, 32 pp. The entire pamphlet has been scanned.

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Creators:
Union Carbide Corporation. Plastics Division
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.1" x 8.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0005
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0589
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Arranged chronologically, this series contains correspondence and writings on a variety of subjects. The majority of the correspondence (June 1943 to May 1950) is ski-related, specifically Head's work on the "honeycomb ski project." The correspondence includes: Glenn L. Martin Company; Department of Commerce; Ski Illustrated; United States Plywood ...

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item
Size:
1 Item (12.2" x 8.9".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0008
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Advertisement illustrates Bakelite pulley for Lamson Cash Carrier and contains reprinted article from July 1926, Factory

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series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1235
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ronald (Chick) Kameak, Albany Billiard Ball Company, Niagara Insulbake Company (plastics division of Albany Billiard Ball Company) -recollections of John Hyatt, applications of celluloid, billiard ball market and industry, organization of the Society of Plastics Industry. C.W Vaunt, Bakelite Company, a division of Union Carbide and Carbon Corporat...

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