Photograph of cotton workers and stevedores standing in front of one of the cotton steam compresses at the Old Champion Room at the Alexander Sprunt and Sons Cotton Exporters.
The press exerted a pressure equal to 1,800 tons and had a compressing capacity of 800 bales of cotton in ten hours.
Cotton; Cotton manufacture
Dr. Robert M. Fales Special Collection #106
New Hanover County Public Library
Donated by the Fales Family to the New Hanover County Public Library.
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