I was reading through the first part of my OCA Textiles course and I was curious to see what textile archives we have here in Yorkshire (you know, the county with the heritage for the textile manufacturing). It was only then that it struck me a) how much we have here in the way of textiles, and b) how dim I can be!
For example, one short search went as follows:-
and this one has got me really excited:
with links to further places to explore here
As I said, a bit slow on the uptake, but I get there in the end! So much to explore, and up to 12 years to do it in…