Cocheco Manufacturing Company Textile Print Sample Book Collection

Collection Details

Object ID: 2017.84.0.1
Creator: Cocheco Manufacturing Company 
Inclusive Dates: circa 1880-1890
Size: Approximately 66 cubic ft. (109 boxes)
Language: English

Collection Access & Use

Item Location: Not Currently On Exhibit

Access Restrictions: This is an UNPROCESSED COLLECTION and has not yet been prepared for routine service (i.e. housed for safe handling, labeled, and cataloged). Access may be restricted in order to maintain physical and intellectual control, and is at the discretion of archives personnel. Researchers interested in access to unprocessed collections should contact Benson Ford Research Center staff to discuss collection availability.

Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

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Sample Book for Cocheco Brocade Prints, "Thunderbolt 7764," 1880-1885

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Sample Book for Cocheco Brocade Prints, "Thunderbolt 7764," 1880-1885

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

1880-1885

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.6

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Sample Book for Cocheco Brocade Prints, "Thunderbolt 7764," 1880-1885

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Sample Book for Cocheco Manufacturing Company, January 9, 1880 to April 22, 1880

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Sample Book for Cocheco Manufacturing Company, January 9, 1880 to April 22, 1880

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

January 1880-April 1880

Summary

Beginning in the 1820s, textile mills sprung up in towns throughout New England. During the 19th century, these factories manufactured billions of yards of fabric for the mass market, creating roller-printed cottons using complex technical processes. Colorful cotton prints, like those made by Cocheco Manufacturing Company, became affordable to almost everyone. These appealing fabrics had a profound influence on clothing and furnishing styles.

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

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Sample Book for Cocheco Manufacturing Company, January 9, 1880 to April 22, 1880

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "8154," June 13, 1881

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "8154," June 13, 1881

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

13 June 1881

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.2

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "8154," June 13, 1881

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Albumen 8584," December 5, 1881

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Albumen 8584," December 5, 1881

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

05 December 1881

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.3

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Albumen 8584," December 5, 1881

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alleghany 8590," January 9, 1882

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alleghany 8590," January 9, 1882

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

09 January 1882

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.4

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alleghany 8590," January 9, 1882

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alpaca 8617," 1880-1885

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alpaca 8617," 1880-1885

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Artifact

Sample book

Date Made

1880-1885

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.5

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Sample Book for Cocheco Prints, "Alpaca 8617," 1880-1885

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., 1876-1877

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., 1876-1877

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Artifact

Notebook

Date Made

1876-1877

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.8

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., 1876-1877

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., November to December 1877

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., November to December 1877

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Artifact

Notebook

Date Made

November 1877-December 1877

Object ID

2017.84.0.1.7

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of American Textile History Museum.

Location

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

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Washington Anderton's Textile Samples Notebook, Cocheco Mfg. Co., November to December 1877

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