Africa, rubber tree
During the Industrial Age, rubber products were in high demand during the but rubber trees could only thrive in a very narrow set of climatic regions. Rubber uses in the early 20th century include but are not limited to: hoses, belts, dampeners, adhesives, gloves, pencil erasers, shoes soles, and elastic products.
Created/Published: between 1915 and 1923
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3c30857
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