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 Übersetzung für 'osnaburg' von Englisch nach Deutsch
hist.textil.
osnaburg [a kind of coarse linen or cotton used for such items as furnishings­ and sacks]
[grober Leinen- od. Baumwollstoff, z. B. für Säcke, Sklavenkleidung]
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Anwendungsbeispiele Englisch
  • The village may have derived its name of Osnaburgh from weaving osnaburg, a coarse linen or cotton, originally imported from Osnabrück in Germany.
  • After his marriage, he and his wife taught a graded school of two departments during the winter of 1870-71 in Osnaburg, Ohio.
  • The 1910 census still shows inhabitants as Osnaburg, Osnaburg twp., Stark Co., Ohio, United States.
  • He notes that these were contraband, subject to confiscation by customs officers, but that they could be concealed between the double layers of Osnaburg sheet fabrics which formed the roof of covered cargo wagons.
  • Tabor United Methodist Church and the Osnaburg Historical Society.

  • Fabric sold today as "osnaburg" is typically an unprocessed, relatively stiff cotton twill. Though rough by modern standards, it is much finer and softer than historic osnaburg.
  • It was certainly made of inexpensive and inferior fabric, like Negro cloth and osnaburg made from hemp and flax.
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