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Employee in the Mixing ...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee in the Mixing Room, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Leo Lemmer standing by mixing equipment in the Mixing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Upjohn Company was a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm founded in 1886 by Dr. William E. Upjohn. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
Employee of the Granula...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee of the Granulation Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male employee working in the Granualation Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo. Employee guides ingredients through a pan-feed comminuting machine. A plaque on the front of the equipment identies the machine as a Fitzpatrick Model D comminuting Mill/Pulverizer. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
Employee of the Granula...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee of the Granulation Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male employee adding ingredients to granulation equipment in the Granualation Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Employee identified as Henry Triezenberg. The Upjohn Company was a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm founded in 1886 by Dr. William E. Upjohn. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
Employees of the Granul...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employees of the Granulation Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Eight first year employees in the Granulation Center at Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Employees pictured left to right are Glenn Schoolcraft (1944), Everett Weybright (1936), Henry Triezenberg (1942), Fred Brant (1943), Joe Engels (1943), Bert Orbeck (1942), Dan Dorgan (1942), and Willis Miller (1923). Information on the photo indicates that Donald Witters (1943) is not included in the photo and the total years of service in this area represents 39 years. The Upjohn Company was a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm founded in 1886 by Dr. William E. Upjohn. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later merged with Pfizer.
Unidentified room at th...
1945
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Unidentified room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945
Description Unidentified room with pressurizing equipment, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Employee operating mach...
1945
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee operating machinery at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945
Description Two unidentfied employees in one of the processing areas at Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo. One employee in the foreground is monitoring the process. Another employee is visible in the background.
Employee loading ingred...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee loading ingredients in the Mixing Room, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Leo A. Lemmer placing box of Nitrate of Potash on industrial scale in the Mixing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Toledo Scale visible.
Employees operating mac...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employees operating machinery in the Granulating Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Everett Weybright and Fred Brant operating machinery in the Granulating Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Employees posing by mac...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employees posing by machinery in the Compression Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male and female employees posing by machinery in the Compressing Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. From left to right, employees with their year of service include: Homer Suter (1929), Florence Chase (1944), Hester Woltersom (1938), Leland Telfer (1933), Gertrude Harris (1939), Albert Vanden Broek (1942), William Kannegieter (1942), Barbara Shaver (1941), and Albert Busick (1930). Representing 59 years of service.
Employee in the Compres...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee in the Compression Room, Upjohn Company, Compressing Room
Date 1945-01
Description Albert Vanden Broek working with machinery in the Compressing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Two employees in the Lu...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Two employees in the Lubricating Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Glenn Schoolcraft and Donald Witters working in the Lubricating Center at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo. The Upjohn Company was a pharmaceutical manufacturing firm founded in 1886 by Dr. William E. Upjohn. The company was originally formed to make friable pills, which were specifically designed to be easily digested. In 1995, Upjohn merged with Pharmacia AB to form Pharmacia & Upjohn, and was later owned by Pfizer.
Employees standing with...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employees standing with machinery in the Compression Room, the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male and female employees posed by machinery in the Compression Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo. From left to right, employees with year of service are: Charles Roberts (1928), Donald England (1935), Barbara Friend (1941), Eileen Cosby (1943), Raymond Miller (1934), Wea Vander Veen (1928), Henry Sliss (1937), and Eman Musselman (1908). Photo notes that Henrietta Longjohn (1942) is not in the picture and the employees represent 100 years of service.
Employee standing with ...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employee standing with machinery in the Compressing Room, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Albert Vanden Broek operating machinery in the Compressing Room at the Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. There are three pharmaceutical compression machines marked 13, 29, and 26.
Employees standing in t...
1945-01
Kalamazoo (Mich.)
 
Title Employees standing in the Compressing Center, Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan
Date 1945-01
Description Male and female employees posing by machinery in the Compression Center at Upjohn Company, Kalamazoo, Michigan. From left to right, employees with year of service are: George Oxley (1916), Marian Wiessner (1943), William Koning (1942), Ann Brower (1942), Douglas Noble (1936), Phyllis Overmeyer (1944), Guy Becker (1927), Doris Commissaris (1943), and Eileen Kellogg (1943). Photo notes that they represent 61 years of service. Employees wear aprons and collard shirts.
George Olcott Company, unidentified sand-blasted part
George Olcott Company, ...
1969-05
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[George Olcott Company ...
 
Date 1969-05
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [George Olcott Company (Allegan, Mich.), Factories--Equipment and supplies, Machine parts--Michigan--Allegan]
Client [Earl L. Clason Advertising Agency, George Olcott Company (Allegan, Mich.)]
Pfaudler, technician mixing materials in a vat
Pfaudler, technician mi...
1939-06-12
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Pharmaceutical industr...
 
Date 1939-06-12
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Pharmaceutical industry--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Factories--Equipment and supplies, Factories--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Male employees--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Mixing machinery, Upjohn Company, Pharmaceutical chemistry]
Client Pfaudler
Pfaudler, technician using an optical machine
Pfaudler, technician us...
1939-06-12
Kalamazoo; Michigan
[Pharmaceutical industr...
 
Date 1939-06-12
Location Kalamazoo; Michigan
Subject [Pharmaceutical industry--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Factories--Equipment and supplies, Factories--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Male employees--Michigan--Kalamazoo, Chemical reactors, Upjohn Company, Pharmaceutical chemistry]
Client Pfaudler
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