Hosiery Manufacture

Scope and Content

This file contains two images of hosiery manufacture at the Belmont clothing factory, Huthwaite. The first shows female employees in the sewing room making stockings. There are also piles of stockings completed and ready for dyeing, as is stated on the reverse. The second image shows stockings being made for export. There are ladies seated around a long table sewing the stockings by hand. The third image shows a group of ladies sitting on boxes, presumably showing the finished stockings. The images are black and white.