Biographical entry Walters
- Paint manufacturer
The Walters family were German immigrants. They were French polishers who branched out into manufacture of wood finishes and started the Wattyl paint company in 1915. H. R. Walters wrote Touching Up and Repairing Furniture Finishes: a Useful Handbook for Use by Furniture Manufacturers and Retailers (193-?) and Lacquer Finishing in Simple Form: Walters' "Wattyl" Wood Finishing Products: What They Are and How to Use Them (195-?).
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_w.html. Details
Created: 25 May 2001, Last modified: 4 July 2012
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