Canadian wool and the woollen textile industry.
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Canadian wool and the woollen textile industry. by Jeanne Elizabeth Leitch

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Thesis (M.A.) -- University of Toronto, 1946.

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Textile Industry. The textile industry includes establishments that convert synthetic and natural fibres into yarn, cloth, felt, etc, for use in MANUFACTURING clothing, upholstery, household linens, etc. The textile and CLOTHING INDUSTRIES together are among Canada's largest manufacturing-sector employers. Total employment averages about ,, broken down as follows: textiles, 60, and . The earliest-known mill that undertook all the steps in textile manufacturing was a woollen mill built in the s. More mills producing wool fabric were soon constructed. By the mids, the industry had expanded to include some cotton mills across Upper and Lower Canada.   This book analyses the sources of finance used in the Yorkshire wool textile sector during a period of rapid expansion, considerable technical change and the gradual transformation from domestic and workshop production to factory industry. Although there has been much recent debate about capital investment proportions and their sources nationally, there is no other study of a region or . Pioneer woolen mills in Oregon;: History of wool and the woolen textile industry in Oregon, , Hardcover – January 1, by Alfred L Lomax (Author)Author: Alfred L Lomax.