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160905-0050 - Linen Spinning Factory


Hokkaido Taisho 1910s Unknown

Linen factory of Teikoku Seima (帝国製麻株式会社) in Sapporo, Hokkaido Prefecture.

In the 1910s, when this photo was taken, Teikoku Seima was one of just two companies controlling the production of flax and its products in Japan. They operated 20 factories in Hokkaido, at the time the only area where flax was produced in Japan.

Japanese text: 帝国製麻株式会社札幌工場内ノ一部

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