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June 29, 1999 – January 9, 2000
Museum: American History Museum
Location: 3rd Floor, West Wing, Documentary Photo Gallery
See 57 photographs that chronicle the experiences of factory workers at the 111-year-old White Furniture Company in Mebane, N.C., before it closed in 1993. Bamberger captured the concentration and confidence of employees going about their work and their collective grief when their jobs ended.