Photographic developing paper; Wellington & Ward; 1900s; CR1977.443

Name/Title

Photographic developing paper

About this object

Three packages of photographic developing papers in thick paper packages and instructions. Inside packet is black, outside package brown with red, black and white sticker label on the front. Manufactured by Wellington & Ward Elstree, Herts.
a. Vigorous Glossy Gaslight Slow Contact Paper (SCP) - 30 sheets (2 1/4 x 1 5/8) unopened.
b. As 'a' but opened with 11 sheets remaining
c. Gaslight Glossy Slow Contact Paper (SCP) (4 1/4 x 3 1/4) - 18 sheets. However there is another package included (3 1/4 x 2 1/4) - 8 sheets.
d. Wellington S.C.P. instructions

Maker

Wellington & Ward

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1900s

Place Made

United Kingdom, England, Herts., Elstree

Medium and Materials

Processed material, paper

Inscription and Marks

OPEN IN WEAK ARTIFICIAL LIGHT. WELLINGTON. SLOW CONTACT PAPER S.C.P.
- TO - BE - KEPT - DRY -
Manufacturer by WELLINGTON & WARD Elstree Herts.
Has batch numbers on back of packet.
Instructions - full instructions on developing photos.

Measurements

a and b. L 80mm x 60mm x H 5mm
c. L 130mm x 110mm
d. L 212mm x 125mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Photographic equipment

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Photographic equipment

Object number

CR1977.443

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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