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    Date: Time Period: 1979-2009
    Type: Oral history
    Identifier: aql:18298
    Description: When Julie Wu isn't hemming pants, making curtains, tapering skirts, exchanging zippers or accepting clothes for dry cleaning, she has coffee and chats with her husband and the friends who come to vis ... More
    Authors: Benjamin Haber
    Date: 1953
    Subject: Sewing | Piecework
    Type: Digital image
    Identifier: aql:20802
    Description: Lena Haber was one of many New York City garment workers who did "piecework," at home on nights and weekends, earning a small fee for each finished garment. Haber sewed ties and her son, Benjamin Habe ... More
    Authors: A. Noble Chapman
    Date: 1911
    Type: glass plate negative; black and white prints; digital image
    Identifier: aql:10987
    Description: A group portrait of a sewing circle. Some of the women hold cloth sewing bags, one holds a pair of scissors, and balls of yarn and rag strips sit on the wooden railing in front of the group.
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