Assignment: Maine

Bartlett Yarns Woolen Mill

Special | 6m 10s

Take a tour of the 19th-century Bartlett Yarn Woolen Mill in Harmony, Maine and learn how using old machinery and techniques along with locally sourced fleece give the fiber spun here special qualities not found in modern textiles. Meet the people behind keeping these historic methods alive and why they think it's so important to continue these traditions.

Aired: 01/19/16

Rating: NR

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