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The Mechanical Rubber Company Collection

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Scope and Content | Boxlist

Quantity: .5 linear feet

Restrictions: The Department of Special Collections is open to any interested researcher upon presentation of a valid CASE ID or other valid official identification card. Department is open to other researchers by appointment only. No usage restrictions.

Acquisition: Information about the acquisition of this volume is not known, but it was likely part of the Case Archives of Contemporary Science and Technology.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of one volume, dated 1930, of photographs and descriptions of the Cleveland, Ohio laboratory of The Mechanical Rubber Company.  The photographs are mostly of machinery, laboratories, or men performing experiments. The descriptions provide information about what is being depicted in the photographs. 

According to the first page in the volume, “this book endeavors to present in pictorial form a record of the work, equipment, and operation of the Cleveland Laboratory. It aims to outline some of its accomplishments, and point out certain desired objectives which while temporarily abandoned due to force of circumstances, may serve as a guide for future development”

Box Folder

Folder Title

1 1 Photograph Volume, 1930

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