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

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The Human Factor

Introducing the Industrial Life Photograph Collection at the Baker Library

Bearing engineer and his three dimensional graph

ca. 1941 • Chrysler Corporation • Photographer unknownGiven the data on speed, tolerance, type of finish and heat conditions, this industrial doctor of science can point with precision to the specific lubricant which will give best possible service. Hitherto considered dry and abstract to the layman, such work saves years of hit and miss testing in the driving of many cars to arrive at satisfactory solutions.

Given the data on speed, tolerance, type of finish and heat conditions, this industrial doctor of science can point with precision to the specific lubricant which will give best possible service. Hitherto considered dry and abstract to the layman, such work saves years of hit and miss testing in the driving of many cars to arrive at satisfactory solutions.

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  • Bearing engineer and his three dimensional graph, ca. 1941
  • Chrysler Corporation
  • Photographer unknown
  • Gelatin Silver Print, 8 × 10 inches
  • Industrial Life Photograph Collection, Mss:1412 :414 N277

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