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  • Subject contains "Textile workers"

Description: "Elizabeth Eaton Boit, the first woman in the United States to be actively involved in the manufacture of textile goods, was born in Newton on July 9, 1848 [i.e. 1849] to James H. and Amanda (Berry)…[More]

Description: "Charles N. Winship was born in Needham (now Wellesley) in 1863, the son of Francis and Catherine Winship. He left school at the age of 13 and by age 14 was employed at a knitting mill in Wellesley.…[More]

Date: 1906
Description: Copied from Picture
Collection: Helen Cutter Slides