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Bale to Bolt                                Pre- and Post-Visit Activity Guide

Weaving on a hand loom
Learning to weave on a hand loom as part of the “Bale to Bolt” program.

Tsongas Industrial History Center

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Changing technology in the 19th-century transformed the role of work and the quality of life for workers in both the industrial North and plantation South, bringing both opportunities and hardships.

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Subject:
Commerce and Industry, Family Life, History, Reading, Slavery, Social Studies, Textiles, Women's History
Keywords:
industrial revolution, textiles, Weaving, loom, Slavery, cotton economy, Museum, boardinghouse
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