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Emory Kemp Glass and Ceramics Lantern Slide Collection, 1930's

Donor:
Kemp, Emory L. Professor
Subject:
West Virginia University
Physical description:
Glass plates, 3-1/4" x 4", silver gelatin
0.1 cu. ft
1 box
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
U.S.A
United States
West Virginia
Date:
1930
1940
1930s
Notes:
These slides were used as teaching aids at West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia.
Summary:
Seventeen photographic lantern slides on glass and pottery manufacture. Includes diagrams of a gas-fired glass tank, the Fourcault process for making plate glass, the Colburn process for making sheet glass, a recuperative glass tank, silica minerals, a graph of the time-temperature curve for annealing flat glass, and pictures of the Kastner Neill Process calcining furnace, a pug mill, kilns at West Virginia University and pottery made there, and a porcelain decorating factory.
Cite as:
Emory Kemp Glass and Ceramics Lantern Slides, ca. 1930s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Pottery industry
Glass manufacture
Ceramics
Porcelain, American--decorating
China painting
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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