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.
Audio recordings of interviews with members of the Plastics Pioneers Association about the plastics industry, its origins, and evolution.
A pamphlet about Bakelite, 32 pp. The entire pamphlet has been scanned.
Unbound, stapled typescript, pages uncounted.
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 ...
Advertisement illustrates Bakelite pulley for Lamson Cash Carrier and contains reprinted article from July 1926, Factory
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...