Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution)
Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation Nitro (W. Va.)
0.02 cu. ft.: 1 box: 5 audio cassette tapes
Tapes contain Leonard Becker's recollections regarding the origin and development of vinyl plastic, covering experiments undertaken in conjunction with Union Carbide & Carbon Co., Nitro, W. Va. Tapes contain information on the various stages in production of men's plastic belts, including dipping, extrusion, fabrication, sealing, and cementing.
Physical Science Oral History Collection, 1976, Archives Center, National Museum of American History