Full record for 'HAWICK TEXTILE FACTORY'
Get Flash Player to watch film clips.
Women working in a Borders textile factory in the 1950s, sewing by machine and by hand. (clip) 
3rd party copyright
This film is in 3rd party copyright. Sometimes we will be unable to make copies available because of restrictions on the National Library of Scotland under copyright legislation or due to the conditions of deposit.
Read related biographies
Find similar films
Title: [HAWICK TEXTILE FACTORY]
Reference number: 5765
Running time: 7.13 mins
Description: General views of people working in textile factory and a woman touring around the factory. Possibly in Hawick?
Shotlist: gvs of woman and two men sitting on podium within a factory, another woman presents a bouquet of flowers to the woman on podium (0.22) gvs of audience seated in chairs clapping (0.33) gvs of woman with flowers watching man working at textile loom (0.48) gvs of man working on loom (1.21) gvs of women in factory working at sewing machines (2.05) gvs of women hand sewing garments (2.20) gvs of garments going through washing and mangle machines (2.50) gvs of women working at sewing machines and woman with flowers watching them and inspecting a garment (3.28) gvs of women in factory working at sewing machines (4.05) gvs of man pressing garment in pressing machine (4.30) gvs of woman with flowers looking around factory (4.39) gvs of well dressed man and women looking at garments and talking (5.18) gvs of Provost and other well dressed men and women getting into cars outside factory (6.41) gvs of people from factory standing outside talking and some wave at the camera (7.13)
Please see Understanding catalogue records for help interpreting this information.