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Advertisement for fall pajamas that snap in the front, in the back, or can be slipped on over the head.

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The Perry Knitting Company showcasing their finished photo contest that was meant to draw in more customers

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We look down upon the factory located alongside Silver Lake Outlet. Mill No. 1 is next to the smokestack, with Mill No. alongside. In the near foreground, on Elm Street, are Mills No. 4 and 5 (which later burned down in 1970). Behind them is the…

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This photograph suggests how nearby the PKC operation was to residential housing and to surrounding agricultural fields. We see the smokestack of its power plant next to the Walnut St. bridge.

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Rice Collection annotation reads: "Completion of the Borden Avenue bridge and opening up the new section of Perry. Notable are the signs for the Perry Herald and News and the public bathrooms, 1895."

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Building of the bridge on Walnut Street, 1908-1910.
The pre-fabrication of a bridge leads across a ravine to the Perry Knitting Mill. Building equipment is scattered around the base of the unfinished bridge.

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Photograph shows early construction of what became known as the Bob Brooks Building, who was a Perry contractor. On the Brigham farm, strip mall development in the 1950s transformed North Center St. The Perry Knitting Co. rented the building starting…

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The Clark Rice Photography Annotation states, "Repairs being made on Main Street, probably about 1970, taken by Clark." Three men look to be repairing the windows and exterior of a brick building on Main Street.

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An advertisement for toddlers switch about featuring different prints and designs. Designs include rocket ships and cupid's bow. It never stretches and is easy to put on. Pajamas also come in different colors.

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Advertisement for different prints for pajamas. There are about a dozen fresh new designs to choose from that suit every age.
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