- Textiles students operating hosiery machines in Tompkins Hall
North Carolina History
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- Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
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- Three students operating hoisery machines, Tompkins Hall, North Carolina State College School of Textiles. Student pictured second from left is Edward Shinn; he developed the synthetic aorta in 1955.
North Carolina State University. College of Textiles
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North Carolina State University -- Equipment and supplies more info on North Carolina State University -- Equipment and supplies
North Carolina State University -- Students more info on North Carolina State University -- Students
Shinn, William E. more info on Shinn, William E. (William Edward), 1900-1995
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- College of Textiles. Equipment and machinery (UA023.017.024) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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Building: North Carolina State University, Daniel Augustus Tompkins Hall -- Textile Building (Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina)
- Upjohn, Hobart Brown, 1876-1949 more info on Upjohn, Hobart Brown, 1876-1949
- Tompkins, Daniel Augustus, 1851-1914 more info on Tompkins, Daniel Augustus, 1851-1914
- Shumaker, Ross Edward, 1889-1960 more info on Shumaker, Ross Edward, 1889-1960
- NCSU Campus
- 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.
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