Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Physical Science Oral History Collection, 1976

view Physical Science Oral History Collection, 1976 digital asset number 1
Author:
Becker, Leonard ?-1985
Collector:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution)
Subject:
Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation Nitro (W. Va.)
Physical description:
0.02 cu. ft.: 1 box: 5 audio cassette tapes
Type:
Oral history
Collection descriptions
Date:
1976
Summary:
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.
Cite as:
Physical Science Oral History Collection, 1976, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Plastics
Vinyl polymers--History
Belts (Clothing)--Plastic
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Finding aids
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Interviews
  • Oral histories (document genres)
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Interviews
  • Oral histories (document genres)
  • Belts (Clothing)
  • History
  • Plastics
  • Vinyl polymers
  • Belts (Clothing)
  • History
  • Plastics
  • Vinyl polymers
  • Becker, Leonard
  • Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution)
  • Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation
  • Becker, Leonard
  • Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution)
  • Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation
  • 1970s
  • Archives Center - NMAH