University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Old Slater Mill, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, circa 1939-1950

1939-1950PrintmonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Alternate title:Pawtucket Bridge and Falls about 1812, Old Slater Mill, Pawtucket, R.I.
Summary:The Pawtucket Bridge and Falls at the Old Slater Mill in about 1812. Caption reads: "This watercolor, owned by the Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, shows the Old Slater Mill with its first addition, located in the background behind the bridge. Old Slater Mill, Pawtucket, R.I. First successful cotton mill in America, 1793."
Provider:Moss Photo Service, Inc.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New York
Place of origin – Settlement:New York
Temporal subject: 1811-1820
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Rhode Island
Geographical subject – Settlement:Pawtucket
Topical subjects:Cities & towns
Cotton industry
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at