Item 1 - H.H.Willms Mill

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CA CMBS NP012-01-1


H.H.Willms Mill


  • 1910 (Creation)

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1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 10 cm

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H.H. Willms mill, in Halbstadt, Molotschna. At seven stories was the tallest mill constructed by Mennonites in Russia. Run by a large steam-powered engine located in a separate powerhouse. Was severely damaged by fire in 1943, with only the walls surviving. Was repaired and is now used to produce condensed and powdered milk. See Rudy Friesen, "Building on the Past," page 290.

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Price: $5.00
Megapixels: 1.7
Resolution: 1652x1008

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