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02-12-2013, 10:46 PM
I have a request for your knowledge. I'm looking for input as to what turn of the century or earlier (1900 or before) bakers would wear. The bistro I'm working at is doing a 1890 week, as that is when the building was built, and it would be cool to have something to show, and I keep coming up with nothing.
I was hoping you had something on your "files" or could help me out.
02-12-2013, 10:48 PM
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02-12-2013, 11:50 PM
Son has some good images , but half of the links didn't work for me Son.
Let me see what I can find.
02-12-2013, 11:51 PM
Google Fu Master!
02-13-2013, 12:44 AM
From a bakers Catalog 1907.
Lyons bakery 1900
and if you want to go back to the 1629 you have to get a horn.
02-13-2013, 02:06 AM
well, let us try this again. The one with all the steam locomotive looking ovens is a German field bakery and the engraving I do believe is a Dutch bakery from 1694, and of course the cute bakery girl.
02-13-2013, 02:20 AM
Those are nice Son .
i like the the little baker in the last photo.
02-13-2013, 01:24 PM
Thanks guys. Great stuff
02-13-2013, 03:09 PM
I think they wore chef coats.... just sayin. :D
02-13-2013, 08:10 PM
Oh i think most were T- shirts .
like these guys.
Yazdani bakery, started in 1953 by a Parsi baker, was given the ‘Urban Heritage Award’ by the Indian heritage society in 2007.
02-13-2013, 08:18 PM
Most of the bakeries I've worked in we wore white or tan t-shirts, and I still do most days. But these pictures are really interesting. Thanks again. My google skills are not up to snuff these days
02-13-2013, 08:25 PM
:theline:anyone that works with yeast and wheat is ok by me.
02-13-2013, 08:29 PM
I'm for the horn!
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