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Catalog Number 2016.015.003.17
Scope & Content LAR System Equipment, November 27, 1979. One 16mm color film, approximately 500' and 11 minutes 20 seconds. A label on the film header reads, "The Magic Pellet." Originally stored in a brown metal film canister, 7.125" diameter x 1" with a typewritten Raychem Corporation label, "1612-12 / MAGIC PELLET / Color, sound." Handwritten text in black ink on the label reads, "#2 11 1/3 MIN / Ron Sloan Photo Dept. 7402." A second label attached to the canister has "requires 16mm projector" handwritten in black ink.
Object Name Film, Motion Picture
Collection Archival Collection
Category Film
Date c. 1960s-1970s
Search Terms Business
Business and Industry
Raychem Corporation
Subjects Radiation chemistry
Cable industry
Copyrights Copyright held by the Raychem Corporation (1957-1999). Digital transfer of film available for a fee.