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Textiles students operating hosiery machines in Tompkins Hall

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

Title:
Textiles students operating hosiery machines in Tompkins Hall
Topics:
Textiles
North Carolina History
Subjects:
Textile machinery
College students
Textile research
Hosiery
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
0008333
Created Date:
circa
Description:
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.
Genre:
Photographs
Names:




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

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
College of Textiles. Equipment and machinery (UA023.017.024) held by
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
For questions regarding copyright or permissions, please refer to our Reproduction, Use, Citation, and Copyright page (http://d.lib.ncsu.edu/collections/about).
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

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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