Burlington founder Love inducted into Hall of Fame
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, September 16, 2002
James Spencer Love, the late founder of Burlington Industries, was inducted into the American Textile Hall of Fame last week.
James Love Jr., his son, accepted the honor during a ceremony at the American Textile Museum in Lowell, MA.
Love, who died in 1962, was known as a pioneer in weaving synthetic fibers and was recognized for his entrepreneurial spirit and leadership in creating Burlington.