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  • Source is exactly "<a href="https://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv00590.xml">See the Finding Aid for the Fries Textile Plant Records</a> "

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A letter from a school supply company confirming an order of tablet arm chairs.

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A letter from a resident of Fries reporting their neighbor to the mill administration for perceived suspicious behavior.

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A letter allowing the grocery store to build an extension to the building.

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A letter sent to the mayor of Fries asking about moving to town to set up shop as a dentist.

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A note sent in by an employee explaining their inability to work for several days.

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A letter from a mechanical engineer at Virginia Tech explaining the required dimensions of a part for the mill.

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A letter asking the mill to support an amendement that would change the way the work of women and children was limited in Virginia.

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A letter from a doctor at the University of Virginia who came to Fries to help tend flu victims.

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A summary of participation in activities offered by the Fries YMCA from November 25th- December 20th, 1936.

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A suggested template about workplace safety, sent to the Fries Textile Plant.

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A letter from Mrs. Jack Epps asking for fabric samples to match her new wallpaper.

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A letter offering jobs and perks to a family in order to convince them to go work at the Fries mill.

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an indemnity bond between the First National Bank of Fries and the Washington Mills Company, to correct an error with their payroll.

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A letter from the state of Virginia offering assistance to test Fries residents for hookworm.

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The Fries Textile Mill oversaw the local YMCA as well, including the interior design of the building. Here, we see plans for redecorating the public spaces, dated May 24th, 1949.

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The Fries Textile Mill oversaw the local YMCA as well, including the interior design of the building. Here, we see plans for redecorating the public spaces, dated May 24th, 1949.

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The Fries Textile Mill oversaw the local YMCA as well, including the interior design of the building. Here, we see plans for redecorating the public spaces, dated May 24th, 1949.

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A copy of the deed registering the sale of a piece of land by Dwight C. Funk to the Washington Mills Company on May 31, 1960.

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A summary of income from the department store in Fries, Va, 1936.

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Sinia James, Bradley Lineberry, Jean Miller Lineberry, Arlene Miller, and Darren Lineberry

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6 people pose for a picture, the interior tow shaking hands and holding a paper

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Shirley Trent Litteral and Whiz Farmer, far sides

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Jackie Sharp and Mr. Stone, front row

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Rita Dale, far right

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Ruth Durham recieves a prize from Frank Richie on stage in front of a crowd

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A photograph of mill employee Annie Hylton holding a safety diorama.

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A headshot of mill employee Caroline Bond.

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A headshot of mill employee Jimmy Spence

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Betty G. Stevens stands with two other women getting food

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A group stands together, including Harrson Jones (2nd from left) and Betty Wright (far right)

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Joe Bob Davis and Frank Richie present an award to Faye Nelson

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Marie Pearman and Page Durhan hold a coffee set

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Gilbert Lawson poses with an older man

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Harold Funk presents an award

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Walter Johnson and Lewis Waller present an award

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A headshot of John Cox

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A headshot of Arthur Underwood

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a headshot of Bill Barker

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Wayne Kirby is at the front of a line in front of a table

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James Gray (Supervisor in weaving room) and Walter Johnson present a clock radio to an employee

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Gertrude Bates and family
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