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Author:
Berlet, George N  Search this
Butz, William S  Search this
Chamber of Commerce (Paterson, N.J.) Commitee on Education  Search this
Physical description:
16 pages illustrations 22 x 29 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
New Jersey
Paterson
Paterson (N.J.)
Date:
1922
Notes:
"Issued by the Committee on Education, Chamber of Commerce"--Page [1]
"This booklet is published for the purpose of giving a brief running story of the silk industry. With the story is given a brief description of the weaves used in the manufacture of textiles; also, views of silk factories, machinery and public buildings .... This booklet is issued to augment the study of civics in the high school of Paterson and is one of a series planned to give the students of the school a comprehensive view of the industries of the constructive American city where they are receiving their education"--Page [1]
A list of members of the Chamber of Commerce engaged in the silk industry appears on page 16
Includes articles on "The silk industry of Paterson" by Geo. N. Berlet, president of the Berlet Silk Yarn Company, Inc. (pages 2-11), and "The basic weaves of silk" by William S. Butz, a jacquard designer and sketcher (pages 12-15)
Tentative year of issue based on date printed in chart on page [1]
CHMRB copy 39088017554189 has the original purple-printed and illustrated beige stiff-paper cover.
CHMRB copy is the gift of Stephen van Dyk.
CHMRB copy 39088017554189 has the original purple-printed and illustrated beige stiff-paper cover
CHMRB copy is the gift of Stephen van Dyk
Topic:
Silk industry  Search this
Silk  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
HD9918.P38 S55 1922
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1026387