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Brushing machines at the Pepperell Mills, Biddeford, circa 1925

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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.

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

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