WORKHORSES of the Industrial Revolution: Hudson River Waterfalls
- BACK TO THE OLD GRIND. Martin, Edward // Business North Carolina;Jul2011, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p62
The article discusses how Old Mill of Guilford continues to harness water power in order to make fresh products after 244 years in business in North Carolina in 2011. It says that the technology of the mill changed through the years, which first used water-turbine wheels followed by the use of...
- MERAM'DA TARÄ°HÃŽ SU DEGÄ°RMENLERÄ°. Ulutürk, Muammer // Journal of TÃ¼rklÃ¼k Bilimi Arastirmalari;2011, Vol. 16 Issue 29, p447
In this research, there are information's about watermills that date back to Seljukis Anatolians at Meram and the vicinity, working mechanisms and their accurate places. It is believed that, once upon a time there were over fifty watermills but; both because of the decline in the water sources...
- The Layers of New York History: A Look Through Time at Rensselaer County. Countryman, Edward // New York History;Winter2008, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p5
The article presents the history of Rensselaer County, New York. The first people of the county are said to had little reason for constant commerce in basic needs. The first patroon, Kiliaen Van Rensselaer, claimed no right of conquest or of acting as the agent of sovereign authority. The "Van...
- Industrial China. Dewey, John // New Republic;12/8/20, Vol. 25 Issue 314, p39
Focuses on the industrial growth in China. Information that Shanghai is industrially and commercially the most advanced in China, the one with the most mills, railways and foreign trade; Problems faced by China during the years of its oncoming industrial transformation; Comment on an increasing...
- Karihaaran hÃ¶yrysaha ja sahayhteisÃ¶ (1973-1890). Liimatainen, Essi // Faravid;2010, Vol. 34, p107
The first water-powered sawmills were built in Europe in the 13th and 14th centuries. In Sweden and Finland, the first sawmills were built in the 14th century and grew significantly in number over the next 100 years. Multi-bladed ring saws soon replaced single-bladed ring saws. With the advent...
- Gristmills. // Country Living;Oct84, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p132
Gathering by the village mill as their grain was ground into flour, was part of the townspeople's social life in early America. Today some enterprising people are restoring old mills and putting them back into operation.
- New pulp mill promises jobs and clean air. Christene Power // Fedgazette;Jan1996, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p8
Focuses on the Aspen Bay Pulp and Fibre mill to be built along the Menominee River. Cost of building mill; Employment to be generated.
- The Southern India Mills' Association (SIMA). // Colourage;Aug96 Special Issue, Vol. 43, p62
Profiles the Southern India Mills Association. Composition of the association; Affairs; Objectives.
- Rough mill operations watch their waste. Derning, Sean // Wood & Wood Products;Oct94, Vol. 99 Issue 11, p110
Discusses strategies used by woodworking manufacturers to improve production in their rough mills, the first machining operation in many woodworking facilities. Decrease in supplies of low-priced, low-defect hardwood lumber; Changes in ripping operations; Common ripping approaches; Selection of...