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    • circa 1952

    General view of an unidentified employee at work in the Dow Chemical Company's Agricultural Chemical Research and Development Laboratory, with view of assorted laboratory equipment and apparatus. Per an article in the…

    • circa 1952

    General view of chemist Mark Wolf preparing a sample for analysis at the Dow Chemical Company's Agricultural Chemical Research and Development Laboratory facilities. Per an article in the August 1941 edition of the Dow…

    • 1952

    The extensive collection of Hercules advertising materials, covering the years 1913 through 1952, documents the company's growth as a major manufacturer of chemical products. A portion of the 1952 edition is digitized…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for Hercules Powder Company's sponsorship of the National 4-H Entomology Program for 1953 with a photograph of a boll weevil killed by toxaphene.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company,…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for toxaphene with a photograph of a dead boll weevil and an extended list of harmful insects that can be controlled through the use of toxaphene.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company,…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for toxaphene depicting various insects with an extended list of harmful insects that can be controlled through the use of toxaphene.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company, Toxaphene was…

    • 1952

    Advertisement featuring a billboard reading "Toxaphene kills cotton insects" with a depiction of a tuft of cotton wool. Two men are visible in the foreground, one holding a tuft of cotton wool.

    Originally trademarked…

    • 1952

    Advertisement featuring a black and white photograph of a dead boll weevil with caption reading:

    Close-up of a boll weevil, flat on its back – killed by toxaphene

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company,…

    • 1952

    Advertisement featuring a black and white photograph of a dead boll weevil with caption reading:

    Close-up of a boll weevil, flat on its back – killed by toxaphene

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company,…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for Toxaphene Dusts – Sprays illustrating crop destroyers including alfalfa weevils, sweetclover weevils and salt-marsh caterpillars.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company, Toxaphene was…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for Toxaphene Dusts – Sprays illustrating crop destroyers including thrips, conchuela and boll weevil bugs.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company, Toxaphene was a synthetic organic…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for Toxaphene Dusts – Sprays illustrating crop destroyers including the rapid plant bug, cotton leafworm and lygus bugs.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company, Toxaphene was a synthetic…

    • 1952

    Illustrated advertisement for Toxaphene Dusts – Sprays depicting a farmer standing in a farm field with an airplane spraying Toxaphene Dusts – Sprays. Text reads:

    Toxaphene dusts and sprays are widely recommended for…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for Toxaphene Agricultural Insecticides depicting the western hemisphere with an airplane and tractor spraying insecticides.

    Originally trademarked by the Hercules Powder Company, Toxaphene was a…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for books detailing the use of toxaphene for insect control including illustrations of grasshoppers, salt-marsh caterpillars, cutworms, armyworms and boll weevils.

    Formed in 1912 as part of an anti-trust…

    • 1952

    Advertisement for flotation (also known as frothing) agents, including pine oil and rosin amine, manufactured and sold by the Hercules Powder Company. Formed in 1912 as part of an anti-trust settlement with DuPont, the…

    • 1952

    Color print advertisement for the Dow Chemical Company detailing the use of caustic soda (sodium hydroxide) manufactured and sold by Dow to refine petroleum.

    • 1952-May-24

    Color print advertisement for the Dow Chemical Company depicting a woman buying groceries at a checkout counter with a line of people behind her, including an African American man. The accompanying paragraph details…

    • 1950s

    Portrait of Edgar Monsanto Queeny (1897-1968), U.S. industrialist and chairman of the Monsanto Company from 1928 to 1960. The son of Monsanto founder John Francis Queeny, Edgar Monsanto Queeny is credited with…

    • 1950s

    Portrait of Edgar Monsanto Queeny (1897-1968), U.S. industrialist and chairman of the Monsanto Company from 1928 to 1960. The son of Monsanto founder John Francis Queeny, Edgar Monsanto Queeny is credited with…

    • 1950s

    Portrait of Edgar Monsanto Queeny (1897-1968), U.S. industrialist and chairman of the Monsanto Company from 1928 to 1960. The son of Monsanto founder John Francis Queeny, Edgar Monsanto Queeny is credited with…

    • 1950s

    Portrait of Edgar Monsanto Queeny (1897-1968), U.S. industrialist and chairman of the Monsanto Company from 1928 to 1960. The son of Monsanto founder John Francis Queeny, Edgar Monsanto Queeny is credited with…

    • 1950s

    Exterior view of a section of the Dow Chemical Company's Latex plant located in Midland, Michigan. In concert with Dow facilities in Freeport, Texas, the Midland plant produced a range of latex coatings materials for…