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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
Checking rayon for physical characteristics
In addition to constant chemical checks on the process of manufacturing yarn at the viscose rayon plants of E.I du Pont Nemours & Company, scrutiny is also given to such physical characteristics as the uniformity of denier, elongation, elasticity and breaking strength.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Chemical industryManufacturing processesRayonTextile fibers, SyntheticQuality controlWomen textile workersTextile workers
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341)
Series V, Subseries B, Box 4, Folder 3 - 8 'Viscose Process of Manufacturing Rayon'
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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