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Factories and Industrial Buildings - Helena Rubinstein, Inc

Collection: Chamber of Commerce of the Borough of Queens Records at the Archives at Queens Library
Date: circa 1935; 1930 Material: Black and white photograph Dimension: 8 x 9.9 inches; 400 dpi
Creator: Chamber of Commerce (Queens, New York, N.Y.) Identifier: aql:23849 qcc-000546 qcc-000546.tif

Description: Factories and Industrial Buildings - Helena Rubenstein Inc. - Cosmetics - Interior - Employees in Laboratory - at 38-14 30th Ave.; [Typed on the back] White-clad workers in the Long Island Laboratory of Helena Rubinstein, famous beauty authority, give the finishing touches to little round boxes of rouge, as Madame Rubinstein herself looks on. Absolute sterilization has been carried almost to a fetish by Madame Rubinstein, who insists that every test tube, retort, thermometer, cream jar of other object which come in contact with a preparation, shall be as immaculately clean as expert care and time can make it.

Collection : aql:24317

Creator : Chamber of Commerce (Queens, New York, N.Y.)

Date : circa 1935; 1930

Summary/Description : Factories and Industrial Buildings - Helena Rubenstein Inc. - Cosmetics - Interior - Employees in Laboratory - at 38-14 30th Ave.; [Typed on the back] White-clad workers in the Long Island Laboratory of Helena Rubinstein, famous beauty authority, give the finishing touches to little round boxes of rouge, as Madame Rubinstein herself looks on. Absolute sterilization has been carried almost to a fetish by Madame Rubinstein, who insists that every test tube, retort, thermometer, cream jar of other object which come in contact with a preparation, shall be as immaculately clean as expert care and time can make it.

Subject : Industrial buildings; Manufacturing industries; Cosmetics; Cosmetics industry; Rubinstein, Helena, 1870-1965; Chamber of Commerce (Queens, New York, N.Y.); Helena Rubinstein, Inc.

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Coverage : Long Island City, Queens, NY Long Island City (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : Black and white photograph

Format : Black and white photograph; 8 x 9.9 inches; 400 dpi

Identifier : aql:23849 qcc-000546 qcc-000546.tif

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Industrial buildings; Manufacturing industries; Cosmetics; Cosmetics industry; Rubinstein, Helena, 1870-1965; Chamber of Commerce (Queens, New York, N.Y.); Helena Rubinstein, Inc.
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