Plymouth Cordage Company albumcirca 1900
The Plymouth Cordage Company of North Plymouth, Massachusetts, was founded in 1824 and was involved, as their name implies, in the rope-making industry, particularly for use by the shipping and fishing industries. This album contains sixteen photographs of plant interiors showing machinery and manufacturing processes, and two exterior views of the building.
- circa 1900
- Butterfield, D.W., 1844-1933 (David W.) (Photographer, Person)
- Plymouth Cordage Company (Organization)
General Physical Description
1 album : brown, leather ; 11.5 x 14 in. Contains 16 albumen silver prints : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.
The Plymouth Cordage Company of North Plymouth, Massachusetts, was founded in 1824 and was involved, as their name implies, in the rope-making industry, particularly for use by the shipping and fishing industries.
Scope and Content
Album of sixteen mounted albumen photographs of the Plymouth Cordage Company of Massachusetts. Two of the photographs are of the exterior of the office building and plant; the remaining are interior views showing machinery and manufacturing processes.
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- Plymouth Cordage Company album
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