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Name Eberhard Faber Pencil Company

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Image of [Eberhard Faber  Pencil Company Building] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Eberhard Faber Pencil Company Building] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

A photographic copy of a black-and-white illustration of the Eberhard Faber Pencil Company building.

Image of [Eberhard Faber boxing and labelling department] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Eberhard Faber boxing and labelling department] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Employees in the Eberhard Faber Boxing and Labelling Department.

Image of [Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Female factory workers in the Eberhard Pencil factory.

Image of [Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Female factory workers in the Eberhard Faber Pencil Company Factory.

Image of [Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Female Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Women working in the Eberhard Faber Pencil Factory.

Image of [Women workers in the pencil factory] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Women workers in the pencil factory] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Women working in the Eberhard Faber pencil factory.

Image of [Female Pencil Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Female Pencil Factory Workers] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Women working in the Eberhard Faber Pencil factory.

Image of [Cedar Slats] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Cedar Slats] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Choice Western incense cedar slats--which are processed into wood bodies for pencils. Straight-grained, they are just right for easy sharpening. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [Kiln used in the Eberhard Pencil Company] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Kiln used in the Eberhard Pencil Company] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Lead Processing--Furnace-kiln where leads are vitrified at 2100 degrees F. Batches in crucibles are inserted and mechanically removed from the furnace. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [Sanding machine] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Sanding machine] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

High speed sanding machines smooth pencils--six sides are individually treated to give wood satiny smoothness. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [The process of branding pencils] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[The process of branding pencils] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Branding Pencils--a specially treated and imprinted India leaf is transposed on the pencil by means of heated dies. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [Five-station machine--where fivo perations take place.] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Five-station machine--where fivo perations take place.] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Five-station machine--where five operations take place. Shoulder is cut, metal ferrule is inerted and clinched into wood, eraser is clamped in ferrule and pierced into the metal. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [A packing machine] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[A packing machine] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Packaging machine--where each box is shaped, filled with a dozen pencils, closed and placed with companion boxes for shipment everywhere. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [Process of creating the pencil 'lead'] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Process of creating the pencil 'lead'] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Grooved Slat (right of photo); receiving lead (middle); and other grooved slat (left) to form "sandwich". [Typed on verso]

Image of [Machinery used to receive leads] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Machinery used to receive leads] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Grooves to receive leads--Eight grooves at a time, half-lead deep, are cut on an exacting machine rumnning 9000 revolutions per minute and accurate to 1/1000 of an inch. (Please credit: Eberhard Faber Pencil Company.) (Typed on verso)

Image of [A company function] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[A company function] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

A group of people at a company function.

Image of [Contract signing] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

[Contract signing] - Eberhard Faber Pencil Company collection

Empire Photographers, Inc., 1595 Broadway, New York 19, NY [Stamped on verso]. Contract signing by Eberhard Faber executives.