* Union Loom Works, Boonville, N.Y. * 1880 - 1940
ULW4 - Instruction Book for the Union Custom Loom
Manufactured by Union Loom Works, Inc. 1913. (32 p.
booklet) copied version, 16 p. similar to ULW5.
ULW5 - Instruction Book for the Union Special Loom. (16 p.
booklet) copied version, 11 p. General instructions.
ULW6 - Instructions for Union Loom No.36, Union Victory
Loom, Union Special Loom, 27 p
ULW7 - Instruction Book for the Union Home Loom, 22 p.
The Union Loom Works was founded in 1918. Elsaser, the
Union Loom Works founder, was taught to weave by his
grandfather, who had been a weaver at a time when
handweaving was a financialy practical craft. In 1921 John
Elsaser and his three sons incorporated this company in
Boonvile, N.Y. producing looms, small furniature, and
employing 160 workers.