Brushing machines at the Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925
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Unidentified employees attend the brushing machines at the Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925. Brushing was part of the "finishing" or "dressing" process for the cloth, and removed further imperfections or impurities from it.
- Title: Brushing machines at the 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: 2864
- 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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