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Burley & Ware, Chair Manufactory, Baldwinville, Mass., undated

Description

This photo captures many employees outside of the Burley & Ware Chair Manufactory. Some are looking out of windows, others are sitting on the roof, and some are standing outside the buildings. The manufactory is a wooden structure. In front of the buildings is a horse drawing a load of chairs, reading to be taken to its destination.

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Collection Name
General photographic collection
Collection Code
PC001
Dates
undated
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
06-03-1996
Physical Description
11 X 9.5 in., photograph
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
This item was gifted by Earle G. Shettleworth on June 3, 1996.
GUSN
312086
Reference Code
PC001.02.01.USMA.0190.0010.001

Historical/Biographical Note

Baldwinville, Mass was an industrious village along the Narraganset River in Worcester County. It is now a part of Templeton, Mass.

Source:

http://www.worldmapsonline.com/historicalmaps/MA-Baldwinville-1886.htm

Record details

Descriptive Terms
manufacturing
photographs
wood and wood products
Material Type
photographs
Subjects
Photograph
Places
Baldwinville (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
East Templeton (Worcester county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Burley & Ware (Chair Manufactory)

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