The Shirt Industry of the North-West of IrelandThe Shirt Industry of the North-West of Ireland
A4 size booklet published by the North West Archaeological and Historical Society, no date given. 65 pages. (S7948WSO)
Contents include: The foundation of the industry, the outworker system, the First Factories, the Sewing Machine, Working conditions in the Factories, the Making of the Modern Industry, and Present and Future Prospects for the industry.
The condition of the booklet is generally a little poor, but is perfect as a reading copy or reference for study. The cover has several scufs and blemishes, and nibbling and wear along the edges and corners, but the spine is intact and all pages are unblemished and bound. There is some light creasing to several inside pages, as well as yellowing along the page egdes.