Visiting Our Past: Mill workers ca. 1900 share stories – Asheville Citizen-Times


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Visiting Our Past: Mill workers ca. 1900 share stories
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“What is interesting about the textile industry,” Jim Leloudis, UNC historian, comments in Beth Davison's documentary, “The Denim Dynasty,” “is that a large percentage of the workers … lived in a factory-owned town — about 92 percent.” To some, it