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{Germany} Bandweberei Kafka

March 23, 2015

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The German city of Wuppertal has a very industrial history. The Wupper valley (from which the city gets its name) is one of the oldest industrial regions in Europe, and in the 18th and 19th centuries was also one of the biggest. It was particularly known for its textile industry, which made up around 70-80% of its industrial production in the late 19th century, and is, amongst other things, famous for its history of ribbon weaving mills. One of these ribbon weaving mills – the […]

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