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A History of Paper-manufacturing in the United States, 1690-1916
Lyman Horace Weeks
Vista de fragmentos - 1969
American amount annual associated became Boston brothers Brown building built capital cents century Charles colony concern congress continued cylinder daily capacity dollars eight employed engines England erected established existence experience Falls fibre five four Fourdrinier George half hands History hundred hundred tons imported improved inches increase industry interest invention John Journal kinds known later machine machinery manilla manufacturing Mass Massachusetts material methods Milton nearly needs newspapers operated owners Paper Company paper mills paper-making paper-manufacturing paper-mill passed patent Pennsylvania period persons Philadelphia plant pounds present printer printing published pulp pulp mills quantity rags reams record river seven sheet sold soon started straw success supply thirty Thomas thousand tion tons town Trade twenty United West Willcox Wire wood wrapping writing York
Página 5 - Germantown, t'other hard by. A paper mill near German-Town doth stand, So that the flax which first springs from the land, First flax, then yarn, and then they must begin, To weave the same which they took pains to spin. Also when on our backs it is well worn, Some of the same remains ragged and Torn; Then of...
Página 5 - Here dwelt a printer and I find That he can both print books and bind; He wants not paper, ink, nor skill He's owner of a paper mill. The paper mill is here hard by And makes good paper frequently, But the printer, as I do here tell, Is gone into New York to dwell.
Página 5 - Pennsylvania, in which he alludes to the settlement : — " The German town of which I spoke before, Which is at least in length one mile or more, Where lives High German people and Low Dutch, Whose trade in weaving linen cloth is much, — There grows the flax, as also you may know That from the same they do divide the tow. Their trade suits well their habitation, — We find convenience for their occupation.
Página 5 - tother hard by. A Paper Mill near German-Town doth stand, So that the Flax, which first springs from the Land, First Flax, then Yarn, and then they must begin, To weave the same, which they took pains to spin. Also, when on our backs it is well worn, Some...
Página 60 - ADVERTISEMENT. The Bell Cart will go through Boston before the end of next month, to collect Rags for the Paper-Mill at Milton, when all people that will encourage the Paper Manufactory, may dispose of them.
Página 65 - Manufacture, and when the young Ladies are assured, that by sending to the Paper Mill an old Handkerchief, no longer fit to cover their snowy Breasts, there is a Possibility of its returning to them again in the more pleasing Form of a Billet Deaux from their Lovers, the Proprietors flatter themselves with great Success.
Página 88 - ... as per memorial on file : Resolved by this Assembly, that the memorialists have liberty, and liberty and authority is hereby granted to them, to...
Página 112 - As the subscribers have it in contemplation to erect a PAPER MILL in Dalton, the ensuing spring; and the business being very beneficial to the community at large, they flatter themselves that they shall meet with due encouragement.
Página 191 - I am informed, is in a great measure getting supplies there. Formerly they all went from the Atlantic states. "From the time of the Revolution, the quantity of paper imported has been gradually decreasing; and before the revision of the tariff in 1846, had dwindled 192 to perhaps not more than 2 per cent.
Página 112 - ENCOURAGE YOUR OWN MANUFACTORIES "AND THEY WILL IMPROVE. "LADIES, SAVE YOUR RAGS! "As the Subscribers have it in contemplation to erect a paper mill in Dalton the ensuing spring ; and the business being very beneficial to the community at large, they flatter themselves that they shall meet with due encouragement. And that every woman who has the good of her country, and the...