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Collection Churchill Weavers Collection
Catalog Number 2007.45.Box 25-41
Object Name Book, Sample
Creator Churchill Weavers
Date 1939
Scope & Content This box contains 4 sample books of swatches for neckwear and yardage fabrics. The swatches are stapled on manila cardstock and the pages are fastened together with a metal latch at the top. The swatches are layered on the pages and each one has a white circular sticker label stapled to it. Stickers have the style number and pattern number for each swatch. Swatches are organized in numerical order. The covers are stamped in red ink with the craftmark logo of weaver at loom. The sample books represent volumes I, II, and II. Vol. 1 shows patterns for style number 7908. Vol. II has samples in style number 6901 and 6951, patterns 10-1 to 20-90. Another Vol. II has swatches for style numbers 6901 and 6951, patterns 20-2 to 25-17. Vol. VIII has swatches for style number 7908, patterns 60-1 to 64P-4.
People Bellando, Lila
Bellando, Richard
Churchill, David Carroll
Churchill, Eleanor Franzen
Subjects Cloth
Neckwear industry
Sample books
Textile art
Textile industry
Search Terms Appalachian Region
Berea (Ky.)
Churchill Weavers
Madison County (Ky.)
Containers Book, Sample
Book, Sample
Book, Sample
Book, Sample