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  • Subject (Images): Mills
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    • Cana Roller Mill

    • 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899
    • Davie County Public Library
    • J.W. Etchison and Thomas Eaton built the original Etchison Mill in 1885. Ownership passed to Mr. Brewer and then J.C Booe in 1908. Steam from a wood-burning stove powered the grindstone. The Cana Roller Mill burned in 1928 or 1929.
    • Erwin Mills Cooleemee

    • 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Erwin Mills Company established the town of Cooleemee, building the cotton mill on the South Yadkin River in 1899. In peak operation, the mill employed 1,800 workers. Until closing in 1969, the mill sponsored a broad range of recreational, social,...
    • Loray Mills, Gastonia, N.C.

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921
    • Gaston County Museum of Art & History
    • Postcard. Loray Mills, Gastonia, N.C. Perry England Postcard Collection
    • Buildings Related to B.B. Dougherty

    • 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912; 1913; 1914; 1915; 1916; 1917; 1918; 1919; 1920; 1921; 1922; 1923; 1924; 1925; 1926; 1927; 1928; 1929; 1930; 1931; 1932; 1933; 1934; 1935; 1936; 1937; 1938; 1939
    • Watauga County Public Library
    • School where B.B. Dougherty first taught Shulls Mills, N.C.; Globe Academy, second place he taught; Holly Springs College, Butler, Tennessee; Old Dougherty Mill; and Watauga Academy - First Building.
    • Erwin Cotton Mill Co.

    • 1903; 1904; 1905; 1906; 1907
    • Davie County Public Library
    • The mill closed in 1969. The Textile Heritage Museum at Cooleemee documents and preserves the history of the mill's relationship to the community.
    • Edna Cotton Mill

    • 1905; 1906; 1907; 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Founded in 1889 with Andrew J. Boyd as president, Reidsville Cotton Mill was renamed Edna Cotton Mills in 1896. In this photograph, Edna Cotton Mills is viewed from the west side of the alligator pond, with a row of mill houses known as "Paradise...
    • J. P. Green Milling Company

    • 1908; 1909; 1910; 1911; 1912
    • Davie County Public Library
    • Frank McCubbins, Henrietta Wilson, F.K. Benson, and Miss J.F. Naylor stand in front of the mill, the oldest manufacturing company in Davie County still operating under its original name.
    • Lillian Knitting Mill

    • 1909
    • Stanly County Museum
    • The Lillian Knitting Mill, once located near the Five Points between East Main Street and Pee Dee Avenue in Albemarle, N.C.
    • First Pauline Mill Employees

    • 1910
    • Kings Mountain Historical Museum
    • Photograph of First Pauline Mill Employees, Kings Mountain, NC. Photo includes handwritten notes in ink to identify individuals. "Will Parrish" (1st from left); "Mrs. Maggie Long" (third from left); "Rosebud (Hartsoe?) Long" (sixth from left)....
    • Avalon Mill Fire

    • 1911-06-15
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Avalon Mill fire, June 15, 1911. Temporary walls at end of mill where additions were to be added quickly crumble as roof collapses. The mill was to have been doubled in size in two years.
    • Avalon Mill Fire

    • 1911-06-15
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Postcard with photo of workers watching the Avalon Mill fire of 15 June 1911. White building in front of mill is the mill office. After the mill fire, the town of Avalon ceased to exist and many homes and buildings were moved to nearby Mayodan.
    • Lily Mill

    • 1912
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Exterior view of Lily Mill in Spray (now Eden), North Carolina. The mill was built in 1900. Written on reverse of photo, "View of Lily Mill, wooded hills and river in background."
    • Nantucket Mill

    • 1912
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Interior view of Nantucket Mill, built in 1898.
    • Nantucket Mill

    • 1912
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Exterior view of Nantucket Mill, built in 1898, from the main offices showing wooded hillside and river just beyond. In the foreground, a man and dog stand beside a loaded wagon.
    • Tenement houses near Spray Woolen Mill

    • 1912-06
    • Rockingham Community College
    • View of tenement houses along a dirt road near Spray Woolen Mill. The mill was built in 1902 in Spray (now Eden), North Carolina. The photo was taken in June of 1912. The railroad track is visible on the left side.
    • Nantucket Mill

    • 1912-06
    • Rockingham Community College
    • Interior view of Nantucket Mill, built in 1898. The photo was taken in June of 1912.

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