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Beverage inspection machine, 1945-1960

Accession: 1995-220Identifier: 1995-220-III.


  • Creation: 1945-1960

Scope and Contents

The Beverage inspection machine series includes images of an apparatus used for detecting the presence of foreign particles or dirt in or on transparent bottles. This machine was used in quality control in plants for milk and other bottled beverages. Images in this series are mainly of the machine itself, but also include parts, factory and warehouse interiors of bottling facilities for Coca-Cola and other unidentified companies. The materials in this series date from 1945 to 1960.


From the Collection: 165 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Additional Description

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Part of the Audiovisual Collections Repository

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