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The Manufacturer of Cloth

Accession Number: 0000.1753.2

Collection: Library - Images

Object: Postcard

Date Made: 197?

Description:
The Manufacturer of Cloth. Brown-tinted card showing two separate images. On the left is a woman standing, working at a spinning wheel, with a woman sitting in the foreground, winding the thread? On the right is an image of a man working at a loom. Images are from Hazen's "Panorama of Professions and Trades." North Andover, Mass.: Merrimack Valley Textile Museum Collection, [1970s]. 14 x 9 cm.

Subject:
Spinners; Spinning-wheel; Weaving--Hand--Loom; Labor--Female; Labor--Male; Male weavers; Handlooms

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