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Tires ready for the vulcanizers in the vulcanizing room
TitleTires ready for the vulcanizers in the vulcanizing room
Full Size Imagehttp://dlib.cwmars.org/cdm4/images/full_size/chicopee/49.jpg
SubjectTire industry Massachusetts Chicopee; Rubber industry and trade Massachusetts Chicopee; Fisk Tire Company; Chicopee (Mass.) Industries; Tires
DescriptionCord tires awaiting vulcanization are dangling from metal hooks attached to pulleys. These pulleys ran on an overhead circular track. Because of this round shape, workers at the Fisk Tire Company referred to this section of the vulcanizing room as the "merry-go-round".
PublisherC/WMARS http://www.cwmars.org/
Dateca. 1920
Typeimage
Formatimage/jpg
IdentifierFTC9
Languageen-US
RelationIs part of the Fisk Tire Company collection at the Edward Bellamy Memorial Association, Chicopee, Massachusetts.
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