Cotton Mill

Posted by: MCR

Across the Southeast, cotton mills were thriving at the turn of the 20th century. The mills built communities and the yarn industry dominated the economy. The Standard Coosa-Thatcher textile corporation was among the largest cotton refineries, employing thousands of workers. With the introduction of electricity, the old water-powered mills in New England were becoming obsolete and manyΒ […]

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