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Photo of a pamphlet distributed by Eagle & Phenix Mills. Front and back is displayed. Pamphlet is entitled "The Little Thread Story"

Photo of channel that brings the water from the river to turn the turbine for Eagle & Phenix Mills, Georgia side. Power house can be seen in this photograph.

Photo of turbine which generates power for the mills turbines located in power house.

Photo of a man pointing to poster displaying the "latest world news from WRBL's news room."

Photo (mounted) of logo for Eagle and Phenix Mill. The photo could also be used as a business card.

Elizabeth Layson (left) congratulated by Ralph Hilliard (right) at the Porterdale Plant.

box attached to a side of a building that states, " Bibb Recorder FREE Take One". Above the box is a notice sign that states, " If you are injured, no matter how little, tell your foreman about it right away".

A close-up of a box attached to the side of a building that states, " Bibb Recorder FREE Take One".

Four supervisors in ties and slacks stand next to rolls of spooled thread inside of a workroom.

A woman in a blouse and shirt working at a machine with a supervisor standing next to her. Machinery like the woman is working on can be seen through the room.

A view of three machines (#19, #21, and #23) each with four rows of spooled thread. A person is visible behind a machine on the left of the photograph.

Machinery with spools of thread in Anderson Mills.

A man standing amongst the machines in a workroom of Anderson Mills.

A row of electrical machines in Columbus Mill leading towards an open doorway.

A row of electrical machines in Columbus Mill.

A view of the side facade of Anderson Mills with a water tower visible behind the building.

A view of Anderson Mills from across the street with 1940s cars and telephone wires visible in the photograph.

A side view of Anderson Mill. A water tower, swing set, and fence are visible beside the mill.

A group of men and women facing the camera as they crowd around a table in a room. The table in the center of the group appears to be decorated for Christmas with a miniature Christmas tree and plates of cookies.

Jesse Kite Sr., Converting department supervisor, sits in a lounge chair beside a table decorated for Christmas with a miniature Christmas tree inside the converting department workroom.