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Fairhaven Mills (Cotton Mill), New Bedford, Mass.

Fairhaven Mills (Cotton Mill), New Bedford, Mass.

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Title:
Fairhaven Mills (Cotton Mill), New Bedford, Mass.
Description:
Associated Mutual Insurance Companies. Fairhaven Mills (Cotton Mill), New Bedford, Mass. Boston, Mass.: Associated Mutual Insurance Companies, 1922. Surveyed March 30, 1922. Surveyed by J. T. W. Babcock. 1 sheet. Includes plan of buildings (with dimensions), elevation views of individual buildings (with functions of building floors and rooms), and surroundings, including a few dwellings and tenements. Also includes description of property, power and fuel, stock and product, and extensive description of existing water sources and fire protection resources. Includes enlarged (side) sketch of piping at pump ho. south of No. 1 (not to scale). Lacks isometric view of buildings. Some notes pencilled on map. "Fairhaven Mills" has been crossed out in the title and "Pemaquid Mills" printed above it. Stamped in lower right-hand corner: "Cancelled." See 1994.91.489 for the same map with corrections to 1923. Serial number 14936, replaces 14070 (original tracing). Index number 14077; index number has been crossed out and "14077.2" printed below it. Scale 1:720, 1 in. = 60 ft. 53.5 x 66.5 cm.
Date:
1922
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Genre:
Fire insurance maps
Location:
American Textile History Museum
Collection (local):
Osborne Library
Subjects:
Cotton manufacture
Textile factories
Fire risk assessment
Insurance surveys
Fairhaven Mills (New Bedford, Mass.)
Places:
MassachusettsBristol (county)New Bedford
Extent:
overall: horizontal 53.5 cm x vertical 66.5 cm x depth x diameter
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Preferred Citation:
Courtesy of American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA
Notes (object):
Condition: Fair to Good - some pieces pasted on; a little yellowed; overall a little dirty
Accession #:
0000.1506.96