Women sewing hosiery


Title
Women sewing hosiery
Description
Women on benches sewing nylon for panty hose. Date from negative sleeve.
Date
August 13, 1957
Original Format
negatives
Extent
10cm x 12cm
Local Identifier
0741-b12-fd-v12.d.17
Contributor(s)
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
Copyright held by Joyner Library. Permission to reuse this work is granted for all non-commercial purposes.
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Comments

Patrick Day May 30 2015

These ladies are probably sewing together the two edges of fully fashioned stockings, rather than pantyhose. They are putting the "seam" in seamed stockings.  Pantyhose was developed and mass produced in the 1960s and later.   

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