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Catalog Number 2001.63.1
Object Name Book
Author James Green, Library Company of Phila.
Title The Rittenhouse Mill and the Beginnings of Papermaking in America
Publisher The Library Co. of Phila. & Friends of Historic Rittenhouse Town
Date of Publication 1990
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Summary Contents include

I. Introduction, II. Origins of the Rittenhouse Family in Europe, III. The Rittenhouse Family Emigrates to America, IV. The Founders of the Rittenhouse Mill, V. Early Documents of the Mill, VI. William and Claus Rittenhouse Gain Control of the Mill, VII. How Rittenhouse Paper Was Made, VIII. Rittenhouse Watermarks, IX. The Business of Rittenhouse Paper, X. The Three Mill Buildings on the Original Twenty Acres, XI. Later Generations of the Rittenhouse Family and Their Mills, XII. Historic RittenhouseTown
Physical Description 32 pages, paperback
Notes Copy 1- 1998.32- Wissahickon section.
ISBN 0-914076-84-1