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Rubber

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Store and Store Coolies, Linggi Plantations Limited, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/72
Scope and Contents Photograph of the storage facility and workers a the Linggi Plantation in [Malaysia?].
Dates: 1870s-1930s

The "Burgess" Patent Rubber Tapping Knife, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2591
Scope and Contents Illustration of a hand using the "Burgess" patent rubber tapping knife to carve a tree. The text notes that the knife was patented in England, the Straits, and Ceylon.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

The Guayule Rubber Industry by Chas. P. Fox (Akron, USA): the guayule shrub, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/68
Scope and Contents Photograph of a desert with guayule shrubs and other plants.
Dates: 1870s-1930s

Woman Tapping a Rubber Tree [Malaysia?], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/2607
Scope and Contents Photograph of a woman in traditional dress using a knife to cut into a tree to tap for rubber, which is caught in a cup at the base in a forest in [Malaysia?] in the early 20th century.
Dates: 1870s-1930s