Warping silk, Haskell Silk Company, 1907

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Warping silk, Haskell Silk Company, 1907

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A woman is engaged in the first stage of warping silk at the Haskell Silk Company mill in Westbrook, 1907. From the bobbins on the creel rack on the right, silk is wound onto the reel at the left.

From the reel, it is transferred to the loom beam.

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  • Title: Warping silk, Haskell Silk Company, 1907
  • Creator: Lamson
  • Creation Date: 1907
  • Subject Date: 1907
  • Location: Westbrook, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 10 cm x 8 cm
  • Local Code: Mn P837.1, Apr. 1907
  • Object Type: Image

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