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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 laboratories
Textile machinery
Wool
Yarn
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
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:
North Carolina State University. College of Textiles more info on North Carolina State University. College of Textiles 
North Carolina State University -- Equipment and supplies more info on North Carolina State University -- Equipment and supplies 
Location:
Raleigh (N.C)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

Building: North Carolina State University, Daniel Augustus Tompkins Hall -- Textile Building (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)

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:
Building, Brick
Buildings -- Additions
Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction
College campuses
Fire damage
Lecture halls
Lost architecture
Textile machinery
Textile mills
Textile research
Towers (Building divisions)
Universities and colleges
Latitude, Longitude:
35.786701, -78.665199