Audio Recording Description of equipment and operations in different areas of Teshon plant
About this Item
- Description of equipment and operations in different areas of Teshon plant
- Contributor Names
- Hardy, Charles "Chuck" (Narrator)
- Taylor, David Alan, 1951- (Interviewer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Oral history
- - Interviews
- - Sound recordings
- - Textile industry
- - Work processes
- - Weaving
- - Joseph Teshon Co. Inc. (Paterson, N.J.)
- - Ethnography
- - United States -- New Jersey -- Paterson
- - Interview with Charles "Chuck" Hardy, plant manager of Joseph Teshon, Inc., a fabric-weaving mill in Paterson, New Jersey. The interview is being conducted on September 9, 1994, in an office at the mill.
- - Summary of audio segment: Description of equipment and operations in different areas of the Teshon plant: on the top floor of main building there is jacquard weaving, dobby weaving, and warping; on main floor there is preparation: different kinds of winding (skein to tube, skein to cone, skein to bobbin, quill winding), hard-card and new endless-paper machine jacquard weaving, inspection room, lunch room, office; in the basement: dobbie weaving (because ceiling isn't high enough for jacquard weaving heads), two warpers, main card storage, warping machine that makes edge bobbins; in the dye house: storage of (un-dyed) natural yarns, dyeing machines, area for drying dyed skeins, 125 horse power boiler (a lot of steam needed for dyeing operations), storage of loom and machine parts; in basement of dye house: storage of older hard cards.
- Analog Audio Cassette
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 1995/028: WIP-DT-A022
- Source Collection
- Working in Paterson Project Collection (AFC 1995/028)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Working in Paterson Project collection, 1993-2002 (AFC 1995/028), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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Chicago citation style:
Hardy, Charles "Chuck", and David Alan Taylor. Description of equipment and operations in different areas of Teshon plant. -09-09, 1994. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000072/.
APA citation style:
Hardy, C. ". & Taylor, D. A. (1994) Description of equipment and operations in different areas of Teshon plant. -09-09. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000072/.
MLA citation style:
Hardy, Charles "Chuck", and David Alan Taylor. Description of equipment and operations in different areas of Teshon plant. -09-09, 1994. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afcwip000072/>.