SPOOM Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Mill and Research

Link Description
Historic Mills on Facebook Chat with others who share your interest in mills and milling
Catalogue of US Historic Mills An Archive of photos of historic mills in the US
Lighting Up a New Century Thesis by Casey Harvey on the conversion of historic grist mills to hydroelectric power in Woodstock VA
Philadelphia's early industries and an introduction to Oliver Evans This web site provides technical information on the early American industries in Philadelphia. In the Introduction is a description of the Oliver Evans Chapter of the industrial technology society.
Richard Ferrell Flour Milling Collection Searchable database of over 1,000 photographs and 3,000 manuscript items collected by aformer manager of Pillsbury’s historic ‘A’ Mill on Minneapolis’s east bank
The National Park Service history archive The National Park Service History Archive where you can search on "mills".
Mercer Museum Library The Index at the Mercer Museum Library contains information on many documents and photos on historic mills in the Mid-Atlantic area.
York County Pennsylvania Historical Trust Web Site The York County, PA Historical Trust with information on historic mills in York County
Henry Clay Mill Central Virginia Historic Preservation Foundation, Inc. report of 18th century water mill located on a property once owned by George and Sarah Hudson, grandparents of American Statesman Henry Clay.