The Task

Your assigned group will be given a packet of primary sources. As a "team of advisors" your group will use three primary sources to investigate what is needed to launch a profitable textile factory in Massachusetts in 1881.

Knowles & Brothers Fancy Looms
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Knowles & Brother Fancy Shed Loom quote
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