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Bakelite, General Bakelite Corp; New York (NY)

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Name: Bakelite, General Bakelite Corp; New York (NY)    (USA)  
Abbreviation: bakelite
Products: Others

General Bakelite Corp. 247 Park Avenue, New York, N.Y.

Founded: 1910
Closed: 1939
In 1922 the Bakelite Corporation was founded as a merger of three companies: the General Bakelite, the Condensite Company, and the Redmanol Chemical Products Company.
In 1939, all of the assets of the Bakelite Corp. were acquired by Union Carbide and Carbon Corporation ["Hardware Age", vol.144, p.83].

This manufacturer was suggested by Hans-Joachim Korn † 16.11.15.


Further details for this manufacturer by the members (rmfiorg):

Radio Broadcast, Dec. 1925, p. 233tbn_usa_bakelite.jpg
Radio Broadcast, Apr. 1926, p. 705tbn_usa_bakelite_2~~1.jpg
Radio Broadcast, May 1926, p. 85tbn_usa_bakelite_3.jpg