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Spinning laboratory in Tompkins Hall, producing woolen yarn

Tompkins Hall, NCSU (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
Spinning laboratory in Tompkins Hall, producing woolen yarn
Topics:
Textiles
Subjects:
Spinning machinery
Textile machinery
Textile laboratories
Yarn
Wool
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 in.
Item identifier:
0000090
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
Spinning of woolen yarn -- part of the laboratory for processing all types of staple fibers, natural and synthetic. Interior view of spinning laboratory in Tompkins Hall, North Carolina State College School of Textiles, showing man operating spinner.
Genre:
Interior views
Photographs
Names:


Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building:

General note:
Tompkins Hall is named for Daniel Augustus Tompkins, who pushed for the College of Textiles and designed the building that now holds his name. The original hall was built in 1901, but destroyed by fire in 1914. It was rebuilt the same year.
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Subjects:
Lecture halls
Universities and colleges
Textile research
Textile machinery
College campuses
Building, Brick
Textile mills
Towers (Building divisions)
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
Buildings -- Additions
Lost architecture
Fire damage
Latitude, Longitude:
35.786701, -78.665199

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