Tobacco factory and workers


Title
Tobacco factory and workers
Description
A woman works with tobacco in a factory. Undated.
Date
1949-1967
Original Format
negatives
Extent
12cm x 10cm
Local Identifier
0741-b45-fb-v45.b.11
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

John Howard Jan 09 2011

This is a redrying machine. Tobacco would be dried, then a certain percentage of moisture was put back into it so that it could be stored for a time in hogsheads (wooden barrels) without damage.

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