Slashing machines at Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925
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An unidentified worker attends the slashing machines at the Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925. In the slashing room yarn was wound onto huge 3 foot diameter spools to prepare them for the weaving rooms. Here the yarn on section beams from the warping rooms are being wound onto the big loom beams.
- Title: Slashing machines at Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925
- Creation Date: circa 1925
- Subject Date: circa 1925
- Town: Biddeford
- County: York
- State: ME
- Media: photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 12.5 x 17.5
- Local Code: 2826
- Collection: Pepperell Collection
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
McArthur Public Library
PO Box 346, Biddeford, ME 04005
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LC Subject Headings
Textile industry--Equipment and supplies--Maine--Biddeford
Pepperell Manufacturing Company
Textile mill workers--Maine--Biddeford
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