Fonds - Hamilton Cotton Company Limited

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Hamilton Cotton Company Limited

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  • 1918 - 1968 (Creation)

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2 cm of textual material.
110 b&w photographs.
2 coloured photographs

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The donation consists of two reports by White, Mossop & Erling Limited Consulting Engineers prepared in 1968 on the proposed specifications of the revisions to power distribution system and alterations to the boiler house for work at the Hamilton Cotton Company Limited facilities, as well as a mortgage dated 1 January 1918. In addition, the donation consists of photographs showing the manufacturing process from the raw material to the finished product, as well as photographs of employees and other cotton mills throughout Ontario.

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Some of the photographs are starting to tear.

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Preferred citation: Hamilton Cotton Company Limited fonds, #01135, Hamilton Public Library, Hamilton, Ontario

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The Hamilton Cotton Company Limited. Underwear Samples. 677.210294 HAM LH&A

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