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The Bickford automatic knitting machine.

Image ID: 825369

The Bickford automatic knitting machine. (1878)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The Bickford automatic knitting machine.

Published Date

: 1878

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 6 x 13 cm. (2 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Has been awarded the premium over all others, at the Centennial Exhibition. It will knit all kinds of fancy work as well as stockings, leggings, socks and mittens. Sold for $30. Merchants would do well to give us a call before going to New York, as we will make it an object to have their work done by us. Address, Mrs. L. M. Piquette, Agent, 26 West Fayette Street, Syracuse, N.Y."

Original Source

: From Important events of the century : containing historical synopsis of the important events since the discovery of America : illustrations and descriptions of the great centennial exhibition at Philadelphia. (New York : U.S. Central Publishing Co., 1878) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hosiery -- industry

Source Description

: 1 folder (8 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HOS-Ind

Digital ID

: 825369

Record ID

: 715506

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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