Home tanning of leather and small fur skins.

Home tanning of leather and small fur skins.

Date: February 1962
Creator: Rogers, J. S. (Jerome Stanley), b. 1884.
Description: Describes the process for tanning hides and skins for leather and fur.
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Use of Sulphite Cellulose Extract as a Tanning Material

Use of Sulphite Cellulose Extract as a Tanning Material

Date: November 1, 1926
Creator: Wallace, E. L. & Bowker, Roy Clement
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Standards over chemicals used for tanning leather hides. As stated in the introduction: "an investigation was conducted to determine the suitability of sulfite cellulose extracts, derived from the waste liquors discharged from paper pulp mills, for use in tanning hides for the manufacture of leather" (p. 309). This report includes tables, and photographs.
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