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Collection Churchill Weavers Collection
Catalog Number 2007.45.Box 25-7
Object Name Book, Sample
Creator Churchill Weavers
Date 1922-1941
Scope & Content This box contains 1 oversize swatch book: yardage (2/15s-2/30s), 1927-1942. It contains swatches and some weaving information for various styles of yardage sold. Pre-stamped blank fields for production information are on the pages with swatches attached above them. Information is handwritten in the fields, where applicable. Pages are attached via brass brads. The names of Grundy, J.C. Yarn, J.H. Clasgens, Walter McCook, Sheble, Central Franklin Process, American Yarn & Processing, Falls Yarn Mills, Wolfenden, and other suppliers of the yarns used. In addition to smaller swatches, there are large pieces of fabric, which include pieces made with boucle.
People Bellando, Lila
Bellando, Richard
Churchill, David Carroll
Churchill, Eleanor Franzen
Subjects Cloth
Sample books
Textile art
Textile industry
Textiles
Weaving
Search Terms Appalachian Region
Berea (Ky.)
Churchill Weavers
Madison County (Ky.)
Textiles