1800s Gilded Age and Industrial Revolution

I'm primarily researching spinning mills, the temperance and suffrage movements, but will also post other pins that show the times, all for a new novel, Spindle, out Oct 4, 2016 with Entangled Teen.
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Portrait of Caryl Fairchild (later Caryl Fairchild Bacon), youngest daughter of former governor and Civil War hero Lucius Fairchild. This photograph is dated “Christmas 1896.” Because her father had died only six months earlier, the color of Caryl’s dress with its enormous puffed sleeves is a sign that she was still in mourning.

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Loom shop and counting house, Arkwright's Mills, Cromford | by lurcherlad

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Grocery Store 1890 Vintage 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo Grocery Store 1890 Vintage 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo This is an excellent reproduction of an old photo on quality photography paper not cheap ink j

Malone, New York, 1897, "Mabel and Daisy on the street." Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Mabel and Daisy: 1897 high-resolution photo

Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace. The Crystal Palace is a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain). It was built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines, held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal Palace, Paxton (U.K.).

Two of the tiny workers, a raveler and a looper in London Hosiery Mills. London, Tenn, December 1910 by The U.S. National Archives, via Flickr

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