NEWARK SMELTING AND REFINING WORKS. ED BALBACH & SON, NEWARK, N.J.

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Newark Smelting and Refining Works. Ed Balbach & Son, Newark, N.J.

Steel engraving, c.1876.
Image size 4 5/8 x 6 15/16" (11.8 x 17.6 cm).
Generally good condition, foxing in the margins.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97177
Price: $90.00
Publisher : Atlantic Publishing & Engraving Co. Newark.
The Balbach and Sons Refining and Smelting Company was the first company in the United States to commercialize electrolytic refinery. The process uses electrical currents to separate pure and impure metals. 20th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , New Jersey