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Homespun to factory made

Peter M. Molloy

Homespun to factory made

woolen textiles in America, 1776-1876

by Peter M. Molloy

  • 85 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Merrimack Valley Textile Museum in North Andover, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woolen and worsted manufacture -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter M. Molloy.
    ContributionsMerrimack Valley Textile Museum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1614 .M4 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 p. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14754805M

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