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The Human Factor - Introducing the Industrial Life Photograph Collection at the Baker Library

Harvard Business School Baker Library Historical Collections

The Human Factor

Introducing the Industrial Life Photograph Collection at the Baker Library

Sealed tight in sanitary packages

ca. 1933 • Kraft–Phenix Cheese Corporation • Photographer unknownA view in the packaging room in one of the many Kraft plants throughout the United States. Immediately after pasteurization, these ingenious machines foil-wrap and seal the cheese in air-tight, dust-proof, sanitary packages to protect its purity and freshness. The operation is automatic from beginning to end. This battery packages over 200,000 half-pound units daily.

A view in the packaging room in one of the many Kraft plants throughout the United States. Immediately after pasteurization, these ingenious machines foil-wrap and seal the cheese in air-tight, dust-proof, sanitary packages to protect its purity and freshness. The operation is automatic from beginning to end. This battery packages over 200,000 half-pound units daily.

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  • Sealed tight in sanitary packages, ca. 1933
  • Kraft–Phenix Cheese Corporation
  • Photographer unknown
  • Gelatin Silver Print, 13.25 × 14.5 inches
  • Industrial Life Photograph Collection, Mss:1412 :414 N277

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