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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.)
Boys playing a game of marbles
by . When they had time from working at the cotton mill, the boys played game such as marbles. The boy shooting the marble, Henry Dedman, a warper at the mill had worked in Salisbury for five years. The [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Charlie and Ollie Allen, child laborers
by . Hine's description, from the Library of Congress: Charlie and Ollie Allen. Been working in Harriet Cotton Mills 2 years. Charlie is probably of age, but Ollie is a violation according to both his [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Children at home in a textile mill community
by . Children at home in a textile mill community A family of textile mill workers in Gastonia pose in front of their house in the mill village. The girl, aged twelve, made 60 cents a day, and had worked [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Doffers in Cherryville Manufacturing Company
by . Doffers in Cherryville Manufacturing Company Three young boys called doffers stand in front of a spinning machine in the Cherryville Manufacturing Company. When the bobbins on the spinning machines [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Doffers in Trenton Mills
by . Doffers in Trenton Mills Young doffers push bins of full bobbins past the spinning machines . Doffers replaced the full bobbins with empty ones in the spinning area of the mill. The sepia photograph [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Housing conditions of the workers in Cannon Mills
by . Housing conditions of the workers in Cannon Mills Mill owners often published photos of model mill villages with neat houses and well-kept gardens. Here, Hine shows the small houses at Cannon Mills [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Loray Cotton Mill
by . Loray Cotton MillCaption reads "Gastonia, N.C. Loray Cotton Mill (57,000 [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Making yarn in a cotton mill
by . Making yarn in a cotton mill A worker at White Oak Mills in Greensboro, North Carolina, makes [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Nannie Coleson, looper, at a textile mill
by . Eleven year old Nannie Colson can be seen working as a looper at the Crescent Hosiery Mill in Scotland Neck, North Carolina. Sitting in a chair in front of a hosiery machine, she is absorbed in her [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
One of the smallest doffers at Cherryville Manufacturing Company
by . One of the smallest doffers at Cherryville Manufacturing Company The boy in this photograph was identified as "one of the smallest doffers" in the Cherryville Manufacturing Company. Like most of the [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Railroads and textile mills in North Carolina, 1896
by . Railroads and textile mills in North Carolina, 1896 Map shows locations of North Carolina cotton and woolen mills, 1896. Counties are drawn with present-day boundaries for [...] (from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries.)
Some doffers and sweepers at the Ivey Mill Company
by . Some doffers and sweepers at the Ivey Mill Company Lewis Hine photographed these boys in Hickory, North Carolina, where they worked for the Ivey Mill [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
Some of the larger spinners in Catawba Cotton Mills
by . Some of the Larger Spinners in Catawba Cotton Mills Children usually worked in textile mills along with their parents. The title of this photograph identified these children as “some of the larger [...] (from Government & Heritage Library, State Library of North Carolina.)
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