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New Bedford, Mass., speeders, Holmes Mill

PC001.03.01.TMP.045 (RS82260)

Description

Interior view of a factory with speeder machines. The machines line the floor, with mechanisms from floor to ceiling. No factory workers are shown. Spools of yarn or thread are piled on top of some of the machines.

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Details

Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Date of Acquisition
1916-08-15
Physical Description
1 postcard
Dimensions
3.5x 5.5 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Postcard number: 2143
GUSN
191282
Reference Code
PC001.03.01.TMP.045

Record details

Originator
H.S. Hutchinson & Co. (New Bedford, Mass.) (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
factories (structures)
industrial buildings
interior views
machinery
textile mills
Material Type
photographs
postcards
Subjects
Architectural photography
Places
New Bedford (Bristol county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Holmes Mill (New Bedford, Mass.)
Notes
W.H.Bunting, The Camera's Coast: Historic Images of Ship and Shore in New England (Boston: Historic New England, 2006) pg.128.
Location Note
Postcards - Massachusetts - New Bedford.

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