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A Brief History of the Clayton Cotton Mill
by McCoy, Abigail. A Brief History of the Clayton Cotton Mill By Abigail McCoy, 2021 An Excerpt/Summary from More Than The ‘Physical Remains of Yesterday’s Industry:’ A Case Study of The Clayton Cotton Mill, by [...] (from LEARN NC North Carolina History: A Digital Textbook.)
Alamance Cotton Mill
by . Alamance Cotton Mill Alamance Cotton Mill, as it appeared in 1837 shortly after construction. The mill was built by Edwin M. Holt, a pioneer of the Southern textile [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Alamance Plaid
by . Alamance PlaidAlamance Plaid was one of the signature fabrics produced by Alamance Cotton Mill in Alamance County, North Carolina. The plaid was one of the first colored fabrics produced [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Blue and red dyed threads hang outside to dry at a Balinese weaving factory
by Freeman, Margery. Blue and red dyed threads hang outside to dry at a Balinese weaving factorySkeins of blue and red dyed threads hang outside on poles to dry at a Balinese weaving factory. Unlike Java, which is most [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Child with a llama in Riobamba, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Child with a llama in Riobamba, Ecuador A young boy looks at the camera while petting a small llama. The boy is wearing an alpaca vest over a highly-decorative green shirt. He is also wearing a [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Frances Goodrich with Double Bow Knot coverlet
by . This photograph of Frances Louisa Goodrich was taken in 1943. She is standing in front of two woven coverlets that are hanging on a wall. The Double Bow Knot pattern coverlet is on the left and on [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Hotel flowers in Otavalo, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Hotel flowers in Otavalo, Ecuador Plants are growing on the windowsills of a hotel in Otavalo, Ecuador. The hotel has a stone foundation and brick walls, with multiple windows. Each window has a [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Inner temple hallway lined with stone statues including Buddha at Angkor Wat
by Freeman, Margery. Inner temple hallway lined with stone statues including Buddha at Angkor Wat An arched inner temple hallway at Angkor Wat is lined with stone statues including a tall Buddha, seen towards the middle [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Loading a bundle at the market in Otavalo, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Loading a bundle at the market in Otavalo, Ecuador Two women load a large cloth-covered bundle on one of the women's shoulders. The women are wearing long skirts and decorative blouses. Otavalo is [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Portrait of girl holding two textiles for sale at Siem Reap
by Freeman, Margery. Portrait of girl holding two textiles for sale at Siem ReapA pre-adolescent girl holds a brown cloth over her shoulder and a printed blue one over her right forearm. Both cloths appear to be printed [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Sewing hats in Riobamba, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Sewing hats in Riobamba, EcuadorAn elderly woman sits at an antique sewing machine stitching the brim of a white hat. Riobamba has a long and storied history. Its convenient location in the highlands [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Smiling girl in Otavalo, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Smiling girl in Otavalo, EcuadorA young woman smiles away from the camera. She is wearing an embroidered white and blue blouse and a gold bead necklace.Otavalo is in the highlands of Ecuador, between [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Sorting string in Saquisilí, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. Sorting string in Saquisilí, EcuadorThree women sort long strands of thread in an open-air market. The women are wearing traditional Andean bowler hats and colorful wool capes. Saquisilí has one of [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
String for sale in Saquisilí, Ecuador
by Freeman, Margery. String for sale in Saquisilí, EcuadorA woman sorts through several long strands of string in an open-air market. She is wearing a traditional Andean bowler hat and a blue and white checkered cloak. [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Tourist in blue dress examines cloth at Balinese roadside stall
by Freeman, Margery. Tourist in blue dress examines cloth at Balinese roadside stallTourist in blue dress examines cloth at Balinese roadside stallA foreign tourist in a blue sundress examines a cloth at a Balinese [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
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