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Du Pont X-Ray films
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Object ID 000566

Object Name Du Pont X-Ray films

Object Desc Blue-gray cardboard box containing Du Pont Sample X-ray films. Du Pont founded in 1802. Began making cello-based film in the 1910s. In the 1940s and 1950s DuPont began to experiment with xray film.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000543a-b

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General Category History

Category Medical

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Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

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Location Dr. Joseph Eisenberg Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords film,Du Pont,X-rays,radiographs,medical equipment,boxes,


Title Du PONT X-Ray films

Description Blue cardboard box containing Du Pont Sample X-ray films. Box features blue label and gray "DuPont" logo wrapping paper. Du Pont founded in 1802. Began making cello-based film in the 1910s. In the 1940s and 1950s DuPont began to experiment with xray film. Film manufactured in Parlin, NJ; headquarters in New York, NY.--red "SAMPLE" stamp on front of box

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Height 10.5

Length 10.5

Width 8.5

Depth 0

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Quantity 1

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Maker Du Pont

Maker Details DuPont's manufacture of medical products has a long history and includes X-ray films, pharmaceuticals, diagnostic instruments and the world's first patented laboratory mouse. DuPont introduced its X-ray film in 1932. By 1970 DuPont X-ray films held 40 percent of the market

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Date MAR 20,2013

Summary Good

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes 4 small brown spots on front lide. on the top of the llid a red and tan sticker is ontop of a sticker covering thhe information about explusion and develop by date.back of the box is cover in brown spots especially on the lid and the top of the box. right side looks like there were two black pieces of tape but the black has mostly come off. there is a break in the label paper on the edge. the left side has a black piece of tape on the lid and one under it on the box. the left side has worn edges.


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