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Slashing machines at Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925

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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.

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  • 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
(207) 284-4181
http://www.mcarthurpubliclibrary.org/

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