Peabody Mat Leather Company

These images show the workings of the Boston Mat Leather Company, one of many companies making up Peabody's leather processing industry.


  • Institution: Peabody Institute Library, Peabody


  • Massachusetts--Essex (county)--Peabody


Boston Mat Leather Company
Men in office
Men around desk
Engine Room
Beam House
Tan House
Press Room
Coloring Room
Splitting Dept.
Coloring wheels
Dry loft
Staking department
Tacking loft
Buffing room
Mixing Room
Graining Department
Seasoning room (colors)
Seasoning room (blacks)
Embossing press
Shipping and Sorting Room

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