As you can see from the images below, there was a bit of adjustment until the objects were finally set, & the labeling complete.
|First stage of setting the objects for display|
|Adding some maps|
Some of the artifacts are from Hollingsworth & Vose Co. The paper company still operates two factories along the Batten Kill in Greenwich & Easton, has made many different kinds of paper products over the years. Featured here are automotive filters, paper used at the top of drapes, and a disposable bed sheet.
|The layout is taking shape with maps, images, & labels|
Also included is a painted serving tray attributed to the American Tea Tray Co, linen broom twine attributed to the Dunbarton Mill, & parts from the Eddy Plow Company. (There is an Eddy Plow on display, but it is not owned by the Town of Greenwich.)
To see the completed exhibit, which includes much more than the artifacts seen here, stop by the Folklife Gallery at Crandall Library during regular library hours. Or, better yet, come to the Open Reception on Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 5-7 pm. RSVP on Facebook.
See you there!
|Battenkill Inspired exhibition at the Folklife Center of Crandall Public Library, Glens Falls, NY|