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Leather -- Machinery

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

F.F. Slocomb & Company photographs

Accession: 1992-230

F.F. Slocomb Corporation was a manufacturer of special machinery and component parts. The Company was established as F.F. Slocomb & Company in 1898, in Wilmington, Delaware by Frank F. Slocomb (1860-1931). This collection consists largely of unidentified loose photographs of machinery produced by the company. There are six views taken on the shop floor; some of these show workers.

Dates: 1900-1955

Lucius F. Ellsworth papers on the tanning and leather industry

Accession: 1959

Dr. Lucius F. Ellsworth (1941-) was a Hagley graduate fellow and was employed by Hagley as a research assistant in the history of technology from 1963 to 1967. The papers in this collection consist of a combination of research notes and original documents collected by Dr. Ellsworth during his research on the American tanning and leather industries.

Dates: 1812-1989