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Textile class in Tompkins Hall textile machine room

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

Title:
Textile class in Tompkins Hall textile machine room
Topics:
Textiles
Subjects:
Looms
Textile machinery
Textile research
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Extent:
8 x 10 in.
Item identifier:
0019905
Created Date:
circa to
Description:
Textile class in a textile machine room in Tompkins Hall. Loom in front of picture labeled "McLean plaid." Dean Thomas Nelson at far right
Genre:
Group portraits
Photographs
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 -- Students more info on North Carolina State University -- Students 
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