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West, Cutler DeLong

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1903 - 1993

Biography

Born in Glens Falls, New York in 1903. He was a chemist and worked for Polaroid for the majority of his life. He died in 1993.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of Elizabeth Weichel Moore, 1929-2007

Collection Identifier: SC 134; RA.CD-006; RA.DVD-4; RA.VT-126
Overview:

Illustrated autobiography, etc., of Elizabeth Weichel Moore, Radcliffe Class of 1946.

Subseries IIIA-12. Cutler D. West records, 1932-1963

Sub-Series Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 III
Scope and Contents:

This subseries contains the records of Cutler DeLong. West, chemist who worked in the research and development department at Polaroid beginning in 1935. West was one of the earliest employees at Polaroid and worked primarily on headlights and polarizers before he turned his attention to photography.