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Collection Churchill Weavers Collection
Catalog Number 2007.45.Box 25-40
Object Name Book, Sample
Creator Churchill Weavers
Date 1936-1939
Scope & Content This box contains 4 oversize color books. These books are color book: style # 7931 (Book 725), color book: style # 7932 (Book 726), color book: style # 7933-7935 (Book 727), color book: style # 8654 (Book 707, dated 1936). The books contain swatches in plain weave structures, mostly using wool yarn, for cravats (neckwear). The pages are attached via brass brads. Swatches have white stickers with the style numbers and pattern numbers written on them.
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