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10 leaves : 16 mounted photographs. "Title from cover. ""Made and arranged by The Gorham Studio, Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, R.I., 1918""--page  8"" x 10"" black & white silver print photographs, mounted on rectos and versos. Images show building environs, products and machinery, as well as labor, including a final print of women at work on an assembly line. Scrapbook format, two metal rivet eyelets with string binding. Light green linen over cover boards with title stamped in black lettering. Gorham Silver produced grenades and other types of munitions for the World War I effort."
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States; grenades; weapons production centers; weapons makers; weapons; Weapons and Ammunition; world wars; Rhode Island, United States; scrapbooks; Gorham Manufacturing Company
Art and Design
Style / Period
Materials / Techniques
gelatin silver prints; scrapbooking; riveting; string (fiber product)
25 x 32 cm
RISD Fleet Library Catalog Record
The Gorham Studio, Gorham Manufacturing Company; Collections, Special; and Library, Fleet, "Munitions Plant, Gorham Manufacturing Company : Eddy Street, Providence RI" (1918). Gorham Manufacturing Company Design Library. 16.