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    • The Mountaineer

    • Hanna Mining; Coal yards; Coal; Machinery; Mining equipment
    • "'The Mountaineer' : To it's very tip, THE MOUNTAINEER, the world's largest shovel rises 160 feet into the air (the height of a 16-story building), The shovel has a 60 cubic-yard dipper (90 tons), a boom 150 feet long, a dipper handle 92 feet long,...
    • Rubber bumpers on pier

    • Cleveland (Ohio); Waterfronts; Hoisting machinery; West 9th Street; Piers & wharves
    • "RUBBER BUMPERS FOR SHIPS - soft berth for Seaway ships visiting Cleveland is provided by cylindrical rubber fenders 20 feet long, and weighing 620 pounds each. They are festooned from chains on the new dock being completed at the foot of W. Ninth...
    • Popeye Thanksgiving Day parade balloon

    • Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company; Balloons; Thanksgiving Day; Popeye (Fictitious character)
    • "This is Popeye, popular cartoon character who will appear in Macy's 1957 Thanksgiving Day parade as a 56-foot high figure balloon. Built by the Aviation Products Division of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Popeye is 32 feet wide. His chest is...
    • Painesville Industrial Rayon Corporation plant by Lake Erie

    • Industrial Rayon Corporation; Rayon; Textile industry; Midland-Ross Co.; IRC Fibers; Synthetic Fibers; Aerial photographs; Industrial Rayon-Painesville
    • "Industrial Rayon Corporation's new $11,500,000 air-conditioned, windowless plant at Painesville, Ohio, covers 14 acres; contains the largest area of glass block of any plant in America. The plant will have a capacity of 12,000,000 pounds of...
    • New life raft developed by AAF

    • Swimmers; Swimming; Swimming pools
    • "AAF's New Life Raft safely supports 104 persons. Developed at Wright Field, the raft weighs 79 pounds and is 38 feet in circumference. It was successfully tried out in the National Cash Register company swimming pool. The giant raft will be used...
    • New beryllium copper material

    • Metalwork; Metalworking industries; Metal castings; Industry; Factories; Brush Beryllium Co.
    • "Powder Metallurgy gets a new beryllium copper material announced today by Brush Beryllium. The new powder is two to five times stronger than materials formerly on the market. Beryllium Develops New Metal Powder Brush Beryllium Co. announced today...
    • New 14-acre windowless, air-conditioned Painesville rayon plant

    • Industrial Rayon Corporation; Rayon; Textile industry; Midland-Ross Co.; IRC Fibers; Synthetic Fibers; Industrial Rayon-Painesville
    • "Industrial Rayon Corporation's new 14-acre, windowless, air-conditioned plant at Painesville, Ohio, for continuous spinning of new rayon yarns, is ready for operation. It will ultimately provide employment for nearly 1000 men and women and is to...
    • Jumbo bobbins carry 2 1/2 pounds of continuous rayon yarn

    • Industrial Rayon Corporation; Rayon; Textile industry; Midland-Ross Co.; IRC Fibers; Synthetic Fibers; Industrial Rayon- Painesville; Industrial Rayon-textiles
    • "Photo courtesy of Industrial Rayon Corporation. These jumbo bobbins, carrying 2-1/2 pounds of yarn in one uniform, unbroken thread, have facilitated the establishment of new standards in the rayon industry. Yarn spun, treated, dried and twisted...
    • Industrial Rayon Corporation coning operation

    • Textile industry; Rayon; Industrial Rayon Corporation; Synthetic fibers; IRC Fibers; Midland-Ross Co.; Industrial Rayon-Cleveland
    • "Chemical Industry becomes part of the textile industry at plants like those operated in Painesville, Cleveland and other cities where deft women workers help the company turn out 120,000,000 pounds of rayon yarn a year in continuous process. May...
    • Halloween display with giant pumpkins

    • Holidays; Halloween; Festive decorations; Pumpkins; Scarecrows
    • "GIANT PUMPKINS, one weighing 137 pounds, were raised this year by Arthur Ver Steegh, 3030 Grafton Rd., Brunswick. The pumpkin-headed Indians guarding the giants are part of a front-yard display Ver Steegh has each year. The pumpkin on the left...
    • grovemic62

    • Grove, Roy; Cartoons; Cartoonists; World War I; Soldiers
    • A Roy Grove World War I cartoon captured from a Cleveland Press microfilm depicts a soldier standing on a scale while wearing a heavy pack. This cartoon appeared in the Cleveland Press January 18, 1918 on page 13. It is from the "Comedies of Camp...
    • Freighters ice bound on Lake Erie

    • Aerial views; Shipwrecks; Lakes; Ships; Shipping; Airplanes; Food; Cargo ships; Steamboats; Lake Erie
    • "Freighters Ice Bound on Lake Erie. Here is an aerial view of the freighter Fellowcraft, locked in a giant ice flo near Pelee Island, Lake Erie. 20 men are aboard. An airplane out of Detroit dropped 1000 pounds of food to the ill-fated craft March...

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