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Guide to the Wool Dyeing Instructions MSS.2643

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Lydia Wommack

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

September 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-29T09:32-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Wool Dyeing Instructions

Unit ID:

MSS.2643

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1858 August 31

Abstract:

Wool dyeing instructions from an unknown author in Paisley, Scotland, detail recipes and instructions for black, blue, red, and yellow wool dyes.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2009.

Preferred Citation:

Wool Dyeing Instructions, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Biographical/Historical note

Unknown author in Paisley, Scotland.

Scope and Contents note

Wool dyeing instructions from Paisley, Scotland, detail recipes and instructions for black, blue, red, and yellow wool dyes. Instructions allow for different hues of each color. Instructions appear to be taped together and are very fragile.

Wool Dying Instructions Box SC0029 Folder 2643.1