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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.
Inspection of hanks of finished nylon
This photograph shows the inspection of a hank of finished nylon which is ready for use as bristles in tooth, hair and industrial brushes. On either side of the hank which is being inspected are hanks which have been tied up in preparation to being cut into bristle lengths. Photograph taken at the Arlington plant of the Plastics Department.
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company
Chemical industryManufacturing processesNylonTextile fibers, SyntheticWomen textile workersQuality control
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8 x 10 in. or smaller
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
DuPont Company Product Information photographs (Accession 1972.341)
Series V, Subseries C, Box 5, Folder 5 - 6 'Nylon Manufacturing Process'
[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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