Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Overview: Records of the first mill in the world to combine all aspects of the manufacture of cotton founded in Waltham, Mass. in 1813.
Overview: Records of Lyman Mills, a Holyoke, Mass., manufacturer of cotton textiles, 1833-1936.
Overview: Records of men and firms engaged in building construction in New York and New England, 1764-1876.
Overview: Samuel Slater (1768-1835) and his partners established the first cotton mill in the United States in 1791 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Later, Samuel Slater, his brother, and their children established a series of cotton and woolen mills in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut. The collection includes general accounting records, production records, and letters representing Slater family interests, mainly in textile manufacturing.
Overview: Records of the Massachusetts based chocolate manufacturer Walter Baker & Company.
Overview: Records of watch manufacturer Waltham Watch Company of Waltham, Mass., founded in 1850.