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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Woolen Mill

 
 
First Woolen Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. First Woolen Mill Marker
Inscription. Here in 1816, Daniel Hazeltine built Jamestown's first woolen mill. He processed raw wool and manufactured finished cloth for 20 years at this site. Also, he dyed and finished on shares cloth woven on handlooms by pioneer women.
 
Erected 1986 by Jamestown Centennial Committee and State of New York.
 
Location. 42° 5.713′ N, 79° 14.388′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of East First Street and Pine Street, on the left when traveling east on East First Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jamestown Furniture Exposition Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of Lucille Ball (within shouting distance of this marker); Chautauqua County Political Equality Club (within shouting distance of this marker); "Allen's Opera House" (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Ahlstrom Piano Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Keelboat Landing (about
First Woolen Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. First Woolen Mill Marker
300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First Store (about 400 feet away); Before White Men Came (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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