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Image of Section of a Winding Frame DUNIH 111.2
DUNIH 111.2
Photograph, black and white, of a section of a winding frame, labelled 'No. 1078' at the bot..
Image of Close-up of spool winding machinery DUNIH 111.19
DUNIH 111.19
Photograph, black and white, section of a spool winding frame, labelled 'No. 2796 ULRO'. Par..
Image of Spindle Precise Winding machine DUNIH 111.18
DUNIH 111.18
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'Six spindle precise winding machine. ULRO, Dundee No. 272..
Image of Roll Winding Machine DUNIH 111.17
DUNIH 111.17
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'Precise Roll Winding Machine. ULRO, Dundee No. 2723'...
Image of Singeing machine DUNIH 111.16
DUNIH 111.16
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'Four-burner patent gas singeing machine. ULRO, Dundee No...
Image of Plain four roll mixer DUNIH 111.15
DUNIH 111.15
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'plain four roll mixer with worm reduction gear. ULRO, Dun..
Image of Spool winder, Urquhart Lindsay DUNIH 111.14
DUNIH 111.14
Photograph, black and white of a section of a spool winder. Labelled 'Urquhart & Lindsay, Blackn..
Image of Spool Winder DUNIH 111.13
DUNIH 111.13
Photograph, black and white, of a spool winder labelled at the bottom right hadn corner 'ULRO (U..
Image of Two German mixers DUNIH 111.12
DUNIH 111.12
Photograph, black and white labelled 'two 10" bore German mixers. ULRO, Dundee No. 41'. Part..
Image of Single German mixer DUNIH 111.11
DUNIH 111.11
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'Single German Mixer. ULRO, Dundee No. 1856'. Part of ..
Image of Mixer and scratcher DUNIH 111.10
DUNIH 111.10
Photograph, black and white, labelled 'Four roll mixer and scratcher with worm reduction gear..
Image of Technical drawing of a Bobbin DUNIH 111.1
DUNIH 111.1
Diagram, technical drawing of a '7 1/2" x 3 1/2" Bobbin 5 1/4 Pitch Mackonite (Reg.) Head and Bo..
Image of The Wonder of Jute poem DUNIH 110
Poem, entitled "The Wonder of Jute", written in the style of William McGonagall this was produced in..
Image of Box of Linen Thread DUNIH 109
Box of Linen Thread: from the Linen Thread Co., Ltd., Glasgow, sent to Messrs. G. Duncan & Co., Comm..
Image of The Performance of Weavers Under Varying Conditions of Noise DUNIH 108
Report, carried out by the Medical Research Council entitled, 'The Performance of Weavers under ..
Image of Calender Machine DUNIH 107
Photograph, black and white, of a calender machine used in the finishing stages of jute production...
Image of Envelope relating to Messrs Grant & Moncrieff DUNIH 106.9
DUNIH 106.9
Envelope, Addressed to Messrs Grant & Moncrieff by Mr. David Davidson. Bears the name David Davidso..
Image of Letter accepting clerk post at Messrs Grant & Moncrieff DUNIH 106.8
DUNIH 106.8
Letter, handwritten by David Davidson, accepting the job of apprentice clerk (3 year post) at Messrs..
Image of Job Application to Messrs Grant & Moncrieff DUNIH 106.7
DUNIH 106.7
Letter, handwritten, application for a job of apprentice clerk at Messers Grant and Moncrieff advert..
Image of Messrs Grant & Moncrieff DUNIH 106.6
DUNIH 106.6
Letter, handwritten, to Mr. David Davidson offering him the position of apprentice clerk at Messrs G..