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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
1941 | 1 transparency | Palmer, Alfred T.
LC-USW36-336 <P&P> [P&P] | LC-DIG-fsac-1a35068 (digital file from original transparency)
Pittsburgh Industrial District, World War II Structures, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA
Documentation compiled after 1968 | Data Page(s): 52 | Historic American Engineering Record
Goodyear Rubber Company, 6701 South Central Avenue, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA
Documentation compiled after 1968 | Photo(s): 61, Data Page(s): 39, Photo Caption Page(s): 3 | Historic American Engineering Record