Gelatine silver print entitled 'Treadle Looms, Hattersley's of Keighley' by Ian Beesley. Prodiced for the commission `Through the Mill:, The Story of Yorkshire Wool in Photographs'. 1985-1987'.
These looms were originally designed for weaving Harris-Tweed. Here looms await export to Third World cottage industries in 1983. Hattersley's closed shortly afterwards.
[Table 76: Through the Mill - The Story of Yorkshire Wool in Photographs, by Ian Beesley and Introduction by Gary Firth]
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- silver gelatin print
- The National Media Museum, Bradford
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