High Explosives, Kinds, Grades and Brands, Important Properties of Each Kind and Class of Work to Which Each is Particularly Adapted
Catalog advertising explosives manufactured and produced by the E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. Includes two sections, dynamite grade markings and monobels, duobels, and carbonites. Each provides discussion on the…
Plate illustrates a dynamite manufacturing establishment near Turin, Italy. Dynamite was used to form the Fréjus Rail Tunnel in Mont Cenis, which is in close proximity to Turin, Italy. Dating back to 1871, this tunnel…
Color plate depicts arctic explorers using dynamite to open a channel through ice. The explorers stand on the ice holding ice picks. An explosion occurs on the horizon with a masted ship seen in the distance.
- Part of The Romance of Modern Chemistry
Entitled "A Dangerous Area," photographic reproduction depicts a dynamite factory located in Cornwall, England. Accompanying text states how mounds help to localize damage in the case of an explosion. Pipes transport…
- Dynamit-Aktien Gesellschaft twenty billion/one hundred thousand Mark voucher
This Zwanzig Milliarden/Hunderttausend Mark Gutschein, or twenty billion/one hundred thousand Mark voucher, was issued by Dynamit-Aktien Gesellschaft. Zwanzig Milliarden was printed over the original Hunderttausend Mark…