Video Details      

Test Tube Tale

The magic of industrial chemistry and its effects on our immediate environment. Shows new products such as nylon stockings and transparent raincoats, and also how chemists are finding ways of controlling pollution from factory chimneys and vehicle exhausts. Ends with a call to young men to join this dynamic profession. Though World War II is not explicitly mentioned, the strategic importance of chemistry weaves a covert thread through this short film.                                              

Video Information
Year: 1941
Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Chemistry;Occupations: Research;World War II: Prewar preparedness;
Duration: 00:09:26
Color: No
Sound: Yes
Amount of Motion: n/a
Language: English
Sponsor: Chevrolet Motor Company
Contributing Organization: Internet Archive
Transcript Available: No

Digitization Information
Digitization Date: 2001
Digitizing Organization: Internet Archive

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