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Lamb's Textile Industry of the United States

embracing biographical sketches of prominent men and a historical résumé of the progress of textile manufacture from the earliest records to the present time;
  • by John Howard Brown, 1840-1917; E. Everton Foster; Edith Mary Norris, b. 1858
  • published by James H. Lamb, Boston, Massachusetts, 1916

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Table of Contents

Volume 1:
The History of Cotton Production
*Part I. — In the United States. — Daniel C. Roper
*Part II. — In other Countries. — E. M. Norris
Egyptian Cotton. — C. M. Blaisdell
Cotton Ginning. — Revised by A. L. Smith
Transportation in its Relation to the Cotton Industry. — W. W. Finley
Cotton Speculation in America. — Carl Geller
The Manufacture of Cotton. — E. M. Norris
Combing and Carding
History of Spinning. — Wm. F. Draper
Yarn and Thread Winding. — F. H. Bishop
History of Weaving. — Revised by George Crompton
Origin and Progress of the Art of Knitting
Mercerization of Cotton. — John H. Lorimer
Silky Lustre of Mercerization. — Wm. W. Crosby
Bleaching, Dyeing and Printing.— L. Da Costa Ward
History of the Dyestuifs and Dyeing Industries, by Herman A. Metz
History of the Development of the Coal Tar Dye Industry in U. S. A. — J. F. Schoellkopf
Flax: Its Cultivation and Manufacture
Hemp, Jute and Kindred Fibres
Rope and Rope-making Materials
Textile Machinery. — George O. Draper
Evolution of the Transmission of Water Power, by Charles T. Maiii
Electric Power as Applied to Textile Machinery, by Sidney B. Paine
Mill Engineering. — F. W. Dean
History of Factory Fire Insurance, by Frederick Downs
Cotton Seed and its Products. — E. M. Norris
Biographical Sketches
Histories of Mills
Volume 2:
Biographical Sketches
Histories of Mills
Progression of Textile Industries in Fall River.— E. Everton Foster
History of Textile Education in America. — Theodore C. Search
Textile Schools


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