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Collection Churchill Weavers Collection
Catalog Number 2007.45.Box 25-14
Object Name Book, Sample
Creator Churchill Weavers
Date 1930-1941
Scope & Content This box contains 3 oversize swatch books. These books are swatch book: linens, 1930-1937, (Book 900), swatch book: linens, 1938 (Book 901), and swatch book: linens, 1939-1941 (Book 902). The books contain swatches and weaving information for various styles of linen sold. Pre-stamped blank fields for production information are on most pages with swatches attached above them. Information is handwritten in the fields, where applicable. Pages are attached via brass brads. The names of William Grundy, Central Franklin Processing, R. Wolfenden, American Silk Spinning, Louisville Textile, Inc. (Louisville Cotton Mills), and Dana Warp Mills.
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
Containers Book, Sample
Book, Sample
Book, Sample