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Carding and Spinning Wool, Norway

Carding and Spinning Wool, Norway
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Accession Number: 0000.1662.34

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Photograph--stereograph

Date Made: 1900-1920

Description:
Carding and Spinning Wool, Norway. Black and white image shows two women working outside their home with a cabin and mountain view in the background. One woman (on the right) is carding washed wool from the basket in front of her using hand cards, while the other woman (on the left) spins the wool on the spinning wheel. Balls of spun yarn are piled in front of the wheel. Meadville, Pa.: Keystone View Company, [1900-1920]. 18 x 8.5 cm.

Subject:
Spinners; Carding--Hand--Cards; Spinning-wheel; Labor--Female; Norway; Spinning--Hand--Spinning wheel

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