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bakelite beads

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in x 5/16 in; 34.29 cm x 2.8575 cm x .79375 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Beads
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4585
Accession number:
1931.116481
Catalog number:
A.4585
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_877116

bakelite beads

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 17 1/8 in x 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 43.4975 cm x 1.5875 cm x 4.445 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Beads
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4586
Catalog number:
A.4586
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877117

bakelite beads

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 14 1/2 in x 5/16 in x 1 1/8 in; 36.83 cm x .8255 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Beads
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4588
Catalog number:
A.4588
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877119

bakelite beads

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 16 1/2 in x 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 1.27 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Beads
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4587
Catalog number:
A.4587
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877118

bakelite pin tray

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 7.366 cm
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 in; 3.175 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
bakelite pin tray
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4486.01
Accession number:
1931.116481
Catalog number:
A.4486.01
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877043

bakelite panel stock

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall; each: 5 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Panel Stock
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4532
Catalog number:
A.4532
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877078
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hardened bakelite bottle

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 12.065 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Hardened Bakelite Bottle
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4557
Accession number:
1931.116481
Catalog number:
A.4557
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_877095

bakelite pin tray

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 2 7/8 in; 7.62 cm x 7.366 cm
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 in; 3.175 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
bakelite pin tray
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4474.01
Accession number:
1931.116481
Catalog number:
A.4474.01
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877035
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bakelite handle and blade

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 3 in; 21.59 cm x 7.62 cm
overall: 8 1/4 in x 3 in x 5/8 in; 20.955 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.5875 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Handle And Blade
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4452
Catalog number:
A.4452
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877018
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bakelite cold cream jar

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall; container: 2 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 6.985 cm
overall; lid: 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Cold Cream Jar
Credit Line:
Bakelite Corporation
ID Number:
AG.A.4496
Catalog number:
A.4496
Accession number:
1931.116481
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_877052
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First General Bakelite Plant

Maker:
Bakelite Corporation  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 358 mm x 15 mm x 298 mm; 14 1/8 in x 9/16 in x 11 3/4 in
overall: 11 3/4 in x 14 in x 9/16 in; 29.845 cm x 35.56 cm x 1.42875 cm
Object Name:
Photograph
Date made:
after 1917
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.60
Catalog number:
1981.0976.60
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_282

bakelite

Measurements:
overall: 1 1/4 in x 4 in x 4 in; 3.175 cm x 10.16 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
bakelite
ID Number:
AG.23FP13.43
Accession number:
71054
Catalog number:
23FP13.43
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1801925

Bakelite Necklace

Used by:
Sieverts, June Ayres Lane  Search this
Physical Description:
Bakelite (overall material)
cord (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 30 in; 76.2 cm
Object Name:
necklace
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Woman
Necklace
Jewelry
Date made:
1930-1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Patsy Katz
ID Number:
1996.0038.025
Catalog number:
1996.0038.025
Accession number:
1996.0038
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
American Enterprise
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_763942

bakelite sample

Measurements:
overall: 222 mm x 54 mm x 5 mm; 8 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 3/16 in
overall: 1/8 in x 8 11/16 in x 2 1/8 in; .3175 cm x 22.06625 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
bakelite sample
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.82
Catalog number:
1981.0976.82
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_304
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bakelite samples

Measurements:
overall: 29 mm x 25 mm x 198 mm; 1 1/8 in x in x 7 13/16 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 1 in x 7 7/8 in; 3.175 cm x 2.54 cm x 20.0025 cm
Object Name:
bakelite samples
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.83
Catalog number:
1981.0976.83
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_305
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bakelite sample

Measurements:
overall: 152 mm x 152 mm x 2 mm; 6 in x 6 in x 1/16 in
overall: 1/16 in x 6 in x 6 in; .15875 cm x 15.24 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
bakelite sample
Credit Line:
Gift of Union Carbide Corporation
ID Number:
1981.0976.84
Catalog number:
1981.0976.84
Accession number:
1981.0976
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_306
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Bakelite Catalogs

Collection Source:
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).  Search this
Collection Creator:
DuBois, J. Harry, 1903-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1910-1944
Scope and Contents:
Includes Trade Catalogs and advertisements for the General Bakelite Company and The Bakelite Corporation, dating from 1910 to 1944. Product line catalogs include: Luxene; Bakelite Lacquer; Bakelite Varnish; Bakelite Laminated; Gifts to Treasure; Bakelite Synthetic Resins; Bakelite Molding. Also included is a pamphlet, "Bakelite Information Number One", published by General Bakelite Co. in November 1910.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
J. Harry Dubois Collection of the History of Plastics, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0008, Series 1
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J. Harry DuBois Collection on the History of Plastics
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0008-ref10

Amber Bakelite Brooch

Used by:
Sieverts, June Ayres Lane  Search this
Physical Description:
Bakelite (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 2 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
brooch
Object Type:
Accessories Worn on the Body
Woman
Brooch
Jewelry
Date made:
1930-1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Patsy Katz
ID Number:
1996.0038.021
Catalog number:
1996.0038.021
Accession number:
1996.0038
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Cultural and Community Life: Costume
Clothing & Accessories
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_763938

bakelite color samples

Physical Description:
bakelite (overall material)
metal (chain material)
Measurements:
each disk: 8 mm x 50 mm; 5/16 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 1 7/8 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 in; 4.7625 cm x 11.43 cm x 10.16 cm
Object Name:
Bakelite Color Samples
Date made:
1925-1930
late 1920s
Credit Line:
Gift of Plastics Institute of America
ID Number:
1977.0368.16
Catalog number:
1977.0368.16
Accession number:
1977.0368
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_21
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pencil sharpener, bakelite

Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 3 1/2 in x 8 1/4 in; 15.875 cm x 8.89 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
Pencil Sharpener, Bakelite
Credit Line:
Modern Plastics Magazine
ID Number:
AG.A.6995
Catalog number:
A.6995
Accession number:
162222
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_878108
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