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From Wool to Wearer

Synopsis
A survey of the work done in the factory of Peter Scott Ltd, with emphasis on the manufacture of’Pesco’ garments. Shows shearing of sheep, spinning, hand knitting machine, binding and seaming, scouring, boarding, trimming, packing, mannequin parade.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. st. b&w. 30 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1913
Availability
Special loan only
Uses
Certificate in industrial archaeology - textile industry; factory production.*
Subjects
Technology
Keywords
clothing industries; industrial archaeology; sheep; textile industries; wool textile industries

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Tyler

Sponsor

Name

Scott (Peter) Ltd

Distributor

Name

Scott (Peter) & Company

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