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Photograph Album of Electroflo Instruments, 1920s

Inventory Number: 13030
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Accession Number: 2003-11
Brief Description: Oblong 'Photex' album bound in brown cloth. 59 brown paper leaves + pocket. Pages approximately 8 x 10 inches. 114 mounted photographs, modern-style glossy black-and-white gelatine prints, with typed caption labels; together with 1 loose photograph (carbon print of the huge control panel at Velsen Power Station), and 1 photograph (gelatine print) and 1 halftone in the end pocket. They show Electroflo instruments and control panels, and panels and installations in situ; one shows the Electroflo stand at a 1927 trade exhibition. Second of 2, companion of 13029. The album (which is designed to be expandable) has been expanded with additional leaves to twice its original width.
Primary Inscriptions: Album name 'Photex Expanding Album'.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2003. Part of the Elliott Archive.
Collection Group: Elliott Archive
Material(s): Paper
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
215 260 54 mm

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