"Weaving Tapestry on Jacquard Loom - Cheney Brothers Factory"; Photograph, 1915

"Weaving Tapestry on Jacquard Loom - Cheney Brothers Factory"; Photograph, 1915

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"Weaving Tapestry on Jacquard Loom - Cheney Brothers Factory"; Photograph, 1915. Workman standing at loom with Jacquard attachment overhead; additional Jacquard looms receding into distance.Keystone Views. One of 46 photographic reproductions of views illustrating sericulture in Japan and silk manufacture in the Cheney Brothers factory in South Manchester, Connecticut. Donated by Cheney Brothers in 1915 for use in the National Museum's Textile Hall. With caption, 12" x 10".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Photograph
date made
1915
maker
Cheney Brothers
place made
United States: Connecticut, Manchester, South Manchester
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 10 in; 30.48 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
TE.T19174.041
catalog number
T19174.041
accession number
58893
Credit Line
Gift of Cheney Brothers
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
American Silks
Cheney Brothers
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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