National Geographic : 1954 Oct
© National Geographic Society Ektachrome by J. Allan Cash No Portrait of the Past, a Woman and Her Wheel Still Spin in Scotland's Hebrides The outside world knows the isolated, rock-bound i The authentic fabric uses only virgin wool grown in S like this Harris housewife, produce the rest (page 577). old handmade spinning wheel. Her scale for weighing slands of the Outer Hebrides chiefly for their Harris tweed. Scotland. Factories spin most of the yarn; croft workers, Here she feeds a lapful of dyed, carded wool to a century the wool hangs from the mantel.