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Dye industry

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

"Fast Blues, Suitable for Dyeing Silk and Wool Without the Use of Spirit" Circular

Identifier: 2007-004

This is a sheet of dyeing instructions in English, French, and German which was printed by Brooke, Simpson & Spiller.

Dates: 1890s

General Dyestuff Corporation collection

Identifier: 2013-039

This is a collection of bound notebooks containing sample swatches of various fabrics, dyed by various processes. There are also five binders of technical information and large format sales book.

Dates: 1939-1967; Majority of material found within 1950-1962

General Dyestuff Corporation pigment salesman's manual

Identifier: GB13-036
Scope and content

The manual is divided into sub-sections dealing with the topics Dyestuffs; Cotton; Plastics; Paint; Printing Inks; and a Miscellaneous Application section. This final section contains information on the coloring and dyeing of diverse items, such as Anodized Aluminum, Paper, Soaps and Detergents, Shoe Polishes, Gasoline, Rubber and Smoke.

Dates: 1956

Photographs from the Records of the Althouse, Bates, and Crompton Chemical Companies

Identifier: 2004-012-002

Black and white print photographs of the instrumentation and facilities used in the manufacture of dyes at the Althouse, Bates, and Crompton Chemical Companies.

Dates: 1946-1974 ; Majority of material found within 1951-1966

Records of the Althouse, Bates, and Crompton Chemical Companies

Identifier: 2004-012-001
Abstract The Records of the Althouse, Bates, and Crompton Chemical Companies consist mainly of the corporate records of Althouse Chemical Company, Bates Chemical Company, and Crompton Corporation (including its corporate predecessors Crompton & Knowles Loom Works and Crompton & Knowles Corporation). The files in these records contain annual reports, newsletters, appraisal materials, design plans, and other miscellaneous materials. The records were collected by James Feeman, a longtime...
Dates: 1903-2005; Majority of material found within Bulk 1930-1999

Robert J. Baptista Papers

Identifier: 2008-025

Research files, business files, publications, reports, sales agreements, forms, statements, testimonies, and proceedings belonging to Robert J. Baptista.

Dates: 1921-2008; Majority of material found within 1972-2008

The Textile Manufacturer's Journal: The Perkin Jubilee

Identifier: 2011-534
Scope and content

The collection consists of one photocopied page of the October 13, 1906 issue of the Textile Manufacturers Journal. The page features an article titled "The Perkin Jubilee" honoring British chemist William Henry Perkin.

Dates: 1906

Wilbur L. Williams Papers

Identifier: 2012-023

Directories, manuals, catalogues, brochures, and books belonging to textile chemist Wilbur L. Williams.

Dates: 1937-1973