Esmond Blanket Card – Early 20th Century

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     Printed on thin paper and about the size of a business card,, this item was placed in the boxes that the Esmond blankets were sold in, and was usually disposed of, thereby making them rare today. 


Slater Mill, Pawtucket, R. I.


1881 illustration from Picturesque Rhode Island.

Stillwater Worsted Mill, Greenville, R. I.

The Stillwater Worsted Mill, also known as the “Levy Mill” should not be confused with the Stillwater Mill, also known as the Lister Mill, which once stood on Stillwater Road in the Stillwater section of Smithfield.  The mill pictured here was located on Austin Avenue in Greenville, and is today an assisted living residence.  

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