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Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Indian rubber boat, pontoons, & c.

Photograph shows the Charles Goodyear exhibit of vulcanized india-rubber products (boat, pontoons, and buoys). Salted paper photoprint by Claude-Marie Ferrier or Hugh Owen. Illus. in: Reports by the Juries, Lon... More

The original rubber store, under Goodyear's patent. Established in 1839 ... C. Hayes, 26 School St., Boston [1861].

The original rubber store, under Goodyear's patent. Established in 183...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 68, Folder 25.

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Amazon rubber boat, Brazil

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Boats.

Smoking rubber, Brazil

Smoking rubber, Brazil

Man holding ball of rubber on stick over fire.

[Five people among rubber trees, Singapore]

[Five people among rubber trees, Singapore]

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Copyright by Underwood & Underwood, New York.

Indian rubber gatherers on the upper Amazon, Brazil

Indian rubber gatherers on the upper Amazon, Brazil

Group of Indians and thatched roof buildings. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Photograph by Ch. Hroehle. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collecti... More

Bales of plantation rubber, Brazil

Bales of plantation rubber, Brazil

Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Ind.-Rubber.

Rubber trees at entrance to Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya

Rubber trees at entrance to Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya

Published as halftone in Harper's Weekly, 1895, p. 463. Photographic print made by LC from Jackson's vintage film negative. Gift; Colorado Historical Society; 1949. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1... More

Rubber trees at entrance to Royal Botanical Gardens, Peridiniya [si]

Rubber trees at entrance to Royal Botanical Gardens, Peridiniya [si]

Gift; William P. Meeker; 1971. Forms part of: Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942. World's Transportation Commission photograph collection (Library of Congress).

[Street types of New York City: Street cleaner with rubber boots shoveling snow]

[Street types of New York City: Street cleaner with rubber boots shove...

Photoprint copyrighted by Elizabeth Alice Austen. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Occupations; Street cleaners.

Gathering rubber sap, Java, Indonesia

Gathering rubber sap, Java, Indonesia

Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection.

Rubber tree in the U.S. barracks, Key West

Rubber tree in the U.S. barracks, Key West

Copyright 1900 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Caption for similar image (LC-D4-5813) lists title as: Rubber tree in U.S. barracks, Key West, Fla. Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53508". Forms part of:... More

Africa, rubber tree

Africa, rubber tree

A man, possibly Homer L. Shantz, full-length portrait, holding a rifle, seated on the ground in front of a large rubber plant. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress).

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: collecting latex & cupwashing, Sikassim Estate

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: collecting latex & cupwashing, Sika...

Photo copyrighted by General Rubber Co., N.Y. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Java; Rubber; Shelf.

[Rubber plantations in Sumatra: Bird's-eye view from Bukit Hantoe, Goerach Batoe Estate]

[Rubber plantations in Sumatra: Bird's-eye view from Bukit Hantoe, Goe...

J221225 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by General Rubber Co. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Ind. Rubber; Trees.

[Rubber plantations in Sumatra: Trees, 2 years old, Kisaran Estate, Kisaran]

[Rubber plantations in Sumatra: Trees, 2 years old, Kisaran Estate, Ki...

J221234 U.S. Copyright Office Photoprint copyrighted by General Rubber Co. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geog.; Ind. Rubber; Trees.

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: 3-year-old trees, Soengei Sikassim Estate

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: 3-year-old trees, Soengei Sikassim ...

Photo copyrighted by General Rubber Co., N.Y. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Java; Rubber; Shelf.

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: tapping trees on Soengei Sikassim Estate

[Rubber plantations, Java?, 1914]: tapping trees on Soengei Sikassim E...

Photo copyrighted by General Rubber Co., N.Y. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Java; Rubber; Shelf.

[Brazil. Rubber plantations. ca. 1925.]

[Brazil. Rubber plantations. ca. 1925.]

Workers weighing rubber. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection (Library of Congress). Caption card tracings:... More

[Brazil. Rubber plantations. ca. 1925.]

[Brazil. Rubber plantations. ca. 1925.]

Workers carrying pails of latex to collection depot. Ford plantation, Belterra. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: Brazil. Frank and Frances Carpenter C... More

Uncle Sam istrying to find a way for automobile tires to wear longer for 25,000,000 motorists. Wearing specimens of rubber to ... that then 25,000,000 owners of automobiles may have tires that last longer is a ... now in progress at the Bureau of Standards. W.L. Holt of the Rubber Section is shown with a new abrasive machine that rubs ... of rubber away or to a thinness that ... determine their relative wearing quality

Uncle Sam istrying to find a way for automobile tires to wear longer f...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... More

Lebango, Moyen Congo bush, French Equatorial Africa. Monthly wild rubber market at which natives sell what they have gathered to administered or commercial representatives. On this long table made of branches, the natives deposit their rubber while they await their turn at the scales

Lebango, Moyen Congo bush, French Equatorial Africa. Monthly wild rubb...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Annotation on original negative jacket. Image source: Brazzaville Bureau. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Offic... More

Drying. Synthetic rubber is dried by passing back and forth three times in giant driers, each capable of handling 3,000 pounds of rubber an hour, at the Institute plant. Each drier is equipped with thirty-three fans, and 140 tons of water are evaporated every day

Drying. Synthetic rubber is dried by passing back and forth three time...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... More

This sheet of synthetic rubber coming off the rolling mill at the plant is now ready for drying, B.F. Goodrich Co., Akron, Ohio. Synthetic rubber made by the "ameripol" process is derived from butadiene (a petroleum derivative). In this rolling mill the crumbs of rubber are squeezed dry of excess water and pressed together into the blanket shown here

This sheet of synthetic rubber coming off the rolling mill at the plan...

12002-28. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... More

Rubber keeps them flying. This bomber needs thousands of pounds of rubber for the landing wheels and bullet-proof fuel tanks. The flyers and ground crews can do none of the important work entrusted to them unless we keep their planes supplied with the prodigious amounts of rubber they require

Rubber keeps them flying. This bomber needs thousands of pounds of rub...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Caption card lists some of the printing history of image. Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Informa... More

Make your scrap tires save lives. Life rafts like this, standard equipment on American war planes that fly over stretches of open water, have saved the lives of many air crews. Men have been rescued after floating in them for weeks. The ten pounds of rubber in one of these vitally important rafts is about the amount of rubber in a worn automobile tire ready for scrapping

Make your scrap tires save lives. Life rafts like this, standard equip...

Actual size of negative is C (approximately 4 x 5 inches). Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944... More