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Display of hand textile machinery at Deerfield, Mass.

Accession Number: 0000.1.213

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Postcard--photographic

Date Made: 1921

Description:
Display of hand textile machinery at Deerfield, Mass. Black and white image shows two rows of spinning machinery, including several spinning wheels, a winder, and a variety of other early textile machinery on display in Deerfield, Mass. A vertical jenny can be seen at the right of the image. "Russell Kittell Jany 8. 1921" written on reverse of card. Card was most likely produced between 1918 and 1922. [1921] 14 x 9 cm..

Subject:
Deerfield (Mass.); Spinning-wheel; Spinning jenny; Spinning--Hand--Spinning jenny, vertical; Spinning--Hand

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