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Image of the Old Slater Mill located in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. In 1793, the firm of Almy, Brown, and Slater hired local artisans and laborers to construct a wooden building suitable for manufacturing cotton yarn by waterpower. Slater Mill became…


Image of falls and the dam at Centerdale Worsted Mill located in North Providence, R.I.See also: Historic and Architectural Resources of North Providence, Rhode Island: A Preliminary report, 1978 April Inventory of the Town and City Archives of Rhode…


Various images of the Greystone Mill in North Providence, Rhode Island, 1909. Greystone was the site of the Coomer Farm in the late 18th century. In 1813, Captain Olney-Angell, Peleg Williams and Materson Latham built a 2-story stone textile mill…


An image of the cotton mill in Coventry, Rhode Island.See also:Historic and Architectural Resources in Coventry, Rhode Island: A Preliminary Report, 1978 FebruaryRhode Island: An Inventory of Historic Engineering and Industrial SitesRecords Created…