Photographs of Leo’s laboratory, taken by Nancy’s father, Larry Byck, who worked for Baekeland from 1910 until his death in 1957. Photos of Larry himself were taken by an unknown photographer. Dr. Burkhard Wagner scanned the negatives .
See owner of Amsterdam Bakelite Collection, Reindert Groot’s article on the Laboratory photographs in his Bakelite Review #8 newsletter from
You can learn more about Larry and his career in the Nancy Byck Welch videos.
Photographs owned by Nancy Byck Welch.