Dea Thomas Nelson and students operating belt-driven dobby looms in weave room at Tompkins Hall

Tompkins Hall, NC State University (Raleigh, N.C.)
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Title:
Dea Thomas Nelson and students operating belt-driven dobby looms in weave room at Tompkins Hall
Topics:
Textiles
University History
Subjects:
Looms
Textile research
Original Format:
Black and white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 inches
Item identifier:
0008337
Created Date:
to
Description:
View of the weave room, Tompkins Hall, North Carolina State College School of Textiles, showing Dean Thomas Nelson and students operating belt-driven dobby looms.
Genre:
Interior views
Names:
Nelson, Thomas more info on Nelson, Thomas, 1872-1953 
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 
North Carolina State University -- Students -- History more info on North Carolina State University -- Students -- History 
North Carolina State College more info on North Carolina State College 
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:
College buildings
Historic buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
35.786701, -78.665199