Scarf: Spring Cotton Mills

Object Number: 
1941.894
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 x 21 in. ( 53.3 x 53.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on border: repeated, "SPRINGS COTTON MILLS" printed: in center: "SPRINGS PEACH ORCHARD/ TO KINGS MT. BATTLE FIELD/ GRIDER FIELD.../ LAST CONFEDERATE/ CABINET MEETING.../ ..."
Description: 
Screenprinted cotton kerchief with a pictorial map of a town in South Carolina, with a woman holding peaches, a trolley, and Civil War Memorials; inner border of airplanes; blue outer border; printed in red, blue, green, yellow, and black.
Gallery Label: 
Springs Cotton Mills, set up in 1887 at Fort Mill and expanded in 1912 to Kershaw, South Carolina, celebrated its golden anniversary in 1937.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joseph Peto
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group