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1. A wand drill at the YWCA in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1916 A wand drill at the YWCA in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1916 Young Women's Christian Association (Worcester, Mass.); Calisthenics; Wand exercises; Physical fitness Four young woman conducting a wand drill at the Worcester, Massachusetts Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). The YWCA is an institution that teaches young woman to care for their health through...

2. Advertisement for the Picturesque Worcester Series Advertisement for the Picturesque Worcester Series Railroads-Massachusetts-Worcester; Worcester (Mass.)-Description and travel; Kingsley, Elbridge, 1842-1918. Picturesque Worcester series; Union Station (Worcester, Mass.) Picture of a steam locomotive at Union Station. Is an advertisement for a 3 volume set, Picturesque Worcester by E. Kinglsey.

3. American Narrow Fabric Company Workroom American Narrow Fabric Company Workroom Clothing workers-Massachusetts-Worcester; Clothing industry-Massachusetts-Worcester; Lombard Machine Company; Vars,George H.-Portrait.; Hosiery-Massachusetts-Worcester.; American Narrow Fabric Company. Portrait of George H. Vars and workroom of the American Narrow Fabric Company showing women workers.

4. American Steel & Wire Company, North Works American Steel & Wire Company, North Works American Steel & Wire Co. North Works.Salisbury Pond (Worcester, Mass.)Wire industry-Massachusetts-Worcester. Color postcard showing the North Works buildings and Salisbury Pond.

5. Arcade Malleable Iron Company Arcade Malleable Iron Company Iron industry and trade-Massachusetts-Worcester. Picture of the Arcade Malleable Iron Company building and history of the Company.

6. Clara Barton Clara Barton Barton, Clara, 1821-1912--Correspondence; Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910; Magazine covers A photograph of Clara Barton and a portion of the text of a transcribed letter on the cover of the January, 1911 issue of the Worcester Magazine. The letter pertains to the death of Julia Ward Howe. The...

7. Clean Milk Station, Worcester, Massachusetts ,1908 Clean Milk Station, Worcester, Massachusetts ,1908 Worcester (Mass.)--Social history; Clean Milk Station; Family services--Massachusetts--Worcester; social programs; Milk programs--Massachusetts--Worcester; Milk depots Uniformed woman stands in the doorway of the Clean Milk Station, most likely on Green Street in Worcester, Massachusetts that was started under the auspices of the Fresh Air Fund. The purpose of the Clean...

8. Crompton & Knowles Loom Works Crompton & Knowles Loom Works Looms-Massachusetts-Worcester; Textile Machinery-Massachusetts-Worcester; Crompton & Knowles Loom Works. Philadelphia Dept.; Crompton & Knowles Loom Works. Providence Dept. Color post card showing 3 factories of the Crompton & Knowles Loom Works in Worcester, Mass, Philadelphia Pa., and Providence R.I.

9. Crompton Loom Works Crompton Loom Works Textile machinery-Massachusetts-Worcester; Looms-Massachusetts-Worcester; Worcester (Mass.)-Streets-Green St. View of Crompton Loom Works, Green St.

10. "Great fire" on School Street in 1838 (Worcester, Mass.) "Great fire" on School Street in 1838 (Worcester, Mass.) Worcester (Mass.)-Fires and fire prevention-Pictorial works; Worcester (Mass.)-History-1783-1865-Pictorial works; Worcester (Mass.)-Streets-School St.; Great Fire, Worcester, Mass, 1838; Fires-Massachusetts-Worcester-19th century. Image depicts fire fighters with "engine" of the period fighting the fire. Rolls of hoses on wheeled carriages, wet "blankets" being placed on adjacent structures, residents throwing valuables from windows...

11. Hill Dryer Company Hill Dryer Company Clothes dryers-Massachusetts-Worcester; Hill, Joseph P.-Portrait; Drying apparatus-Massachusetts-Worcester; Clotheslines-Massachusetts-Worcester; Laundry-Equipment and supplies-Massachusetts-Worcester; Hustler ash sifter-Houghton Patent Dryer. Picture of the manufacturer, Joseph P. Hill and 3 company products, Hill's champion lawn clothes dryer, Hill's balcony clothes dryer and Hill's hustler ash sifter.

12. New Union Station New Union Station Union Station (Worcester, Mass.)-Aerial views; Railroad stations-Massachusetts-Worcester-History; Historic buildings-Massachusetts-Worcester. The new Union Station under construction with views of the railroad, factories, and buildings near Washington Square

13. One of the main stitching-rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset, co., Worcester, Massachusetts One of the main stitching-rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset, co., Worcester, Massachusetts Royal Worcester Corset Company--Employees; Corset industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Foundation garment industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Women employees--Pictorial works Female employees at work in one of the main stitching rooms at the Royal Worcester Corset Co., Worcester, Massachusetts in 1902. The photograph shows nearly 700 women and girls at work at the nearly 500...

14. Our Kodak Girl, Wheaton & Bowers, Worcester, Massachusetts Our Kodak Girl, Wheaton & Bowers, Worcester, Massachusetts Women in advertisement; Cameras--Advertising; Wheaton & Bowers; Eastman Kodak Company; Wheaton LB, Inc. An advertisement for Wheaton & Bowers photography department, located on 366 Main Street in Worcester, Massachusetts. The advertisement shows a young woman in a hat carrying a camera. Wheaton & Bowers...

15. Public School children at the Worcester Art Museum Public School children at the Worcester Art Museum Worcester Art Museum; School children--Massachusetts--Worcester; Art museums--Massachusetts--Worcester; Art museums and community; Art museums--Educational aspects; Magazine covers; The cover of the February, 1912 Worcester Magazine with a class of school students perusing paintings at the Worcester Art Museum in Worcester, Massachusetts. The photograph refers to the article called...

16. Puritan Daughters Puritan Daughters Massachusetts--Colonial period--ca. 1600-1775; Worcester (Mass.)--History--Drama; Fourth of July celebrations--Massachusetts--Worcester; Safe and Sane; Puritans A woman and young girl costumed as "Puritan Daughters" for the Pageant "Children of America", a prominent feature of Worcester, Massachusetts "Safe and Sane" Fourth of July Celebration in 1913. Shortly...

17. Reeling wallpaper at the Allen-Higgins Company, Worcester, Massachusetts Reeling wallpaper at the Allen-Higgins Company, Worcester, Massachusetts Wallpaper industry--Massachusetts--Worcester; Allen-Higgins Co.; Woman employees--Pictorial works Woman workers roll wallpaper onto reels at the Allen-Higgins wallpaper factory in Worcester, Massachusetts in 1902. Notice how there are two women at each station; one women doubles the cut end of the...

18. Reproduction of a poster for Fashion Week in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1914 Reproduction of a poster for Fashion Week in Worcester, Massachusetts, 1914 Advertising--Posters; Dogs; Fashion Week; Community events; A reproduction of a poster made for the Fashion Week in Worcester Massachusetts by Kenneth B. Harrison. Fashion week was from September 22-26 1914. The purpose of the Fashion Week was to allow local merchants,...

19. Royal Worcester Corset Co. Officers and Employees Royal Worcester Corset Co. Officers and Employees Royal Worcester Corset Co.-Officers and employees; Corset industry-Massachusetts-Worcester; Foundation garment industry-Massachusetts-Worcester. Company employees and officers gathered in grassy area in front of Royal Worcester Corset factory building.

20. Some of Worcester's Most Prominent Manufacturers Some of Worcester's Most Prominent Manufacturers Massachusetts-Worcester; Worcester (Mass.)-Buildings; Historic buildings-Massachusetts-Worcester; State Mutual Building (Worcester,Mass.)-Slater Building (Worcester,Mass.)-City Hall (Worcester, Mass.)-Union Station (Worcester,Mass.) Logos or illustrations of products manufactured by 28 Worcester companies. Five images of prominent buildings are shown as well.
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