The Illustrated London News. Vol. 41, No. 1175. November 22, 1862.

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The Illustrated London News. Vol. 41, No. 1175. November 22, 1862.

Description

Illustration from page 564 of the Illustrated London News, entitled "The cotton famine-group of mill operatives at Manchester."

Group of people, each with a different label along the bottom, including knocker-up, reeler, hot-water woman, hand-mule spinner, half-timer, winder, scavenger, overlooker to self-acting mules, throstle-spinner, power-loom weaver, carder, self-acting minder, weaver, power-loom weaver, throstle-doffer, jack-tenter.

Date

1862-11-22

Subject

Cotton famine, 1861-1864
Cotton manufacture
Manchester (England)

Publisher

London, England : George C. Leighton

Format

1 sheet ([1] page)

Language

English

Original Format

Engraving
Clippings (information artifacts)

Physical Dimensions

40 x 28 cm.

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