|FES Title:||Girls working on “swifts”|
|Alternate Titles:||Women in the Penna Silk Mills 1978; Women in the Mills 1979; A Moment of Conversation in the Foreman’s Absence 1979; “Moment of Conversation” 1980|
|Size:||14″H x 21″W|
|Published:||Sanville, Florence Lucas. “A Woman in the Pennsylvania Silk-Mills: The Conservation of Our Young Womanhood.” Harper’s Monthly Magazine, April 1910: 653.
caption: A Moment of Conversation During the Foreman’s AbsenceBrown, Richard C. “The Lady Muckrakers.” American History Illustrated, November 1973: 34.
caption: “A moment of conversation during the foreman’s absence.”Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 31, 48. (catalog)
caption: A Moment of Conversation in the Foreman’s Absence, 1910
|Exhibitions:||1978 Shawnee; 1979 Montrose; 1979 FES (catalog); 1980 Lancaster; 1984 Friends (title unverified)|
|Comments:||TP 1/15/02; index edit|
|Commentary:||For commentary, see #397.|
|Provenance:||Montrose Galleries, Bethesda, Maryland
; Robert and Irene Snyder, Newark, Delaware; Schoonover Studios, Ltd., Wilmington, Delaware; private collection