The "Great Factory" at Dover, New Hampshire : The Dover Manufacturing Co. Print Works, 1825

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1975

GUSN

GUSN-169844

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Description

Three corporations between 1820 and 1825 erected or consolidated a number of cotton mills with large print works. This was in order to introduce mechanical calico printing into New England. This article focuses on one of the factories, built by the Dover Manufacturing Company.

Details

Descriptive Terms

industrial buildings

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 225

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1975.066.241.003

Abstract

Three corporations between 1820 and 1825 erected or consolidated a number of cotton mills with large print works. This was in order to introduce mechanical calico printing into New England. This article focuses on one of the factories, built by the Dover Manufacturing Company.

Date Notes

Volume 66, Number 241 (Summer/Fall, 1975)

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Record Details

Originator

Richard Candee (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1975). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England