Faribault Woolen Mill:: Loomed in the Land of Lakes by Lisa M. Bolt Simons,Jillian Raye

By Lisa M. Bolt Simons,Jillian Raye

proven in 1865 through Carl Klemer, the Faribault Woolen Mill is an genuine instance of yank craftsmanship. In a hundred and fifty years of industrial, the company’s luck has trusted stewardship from the Klemer, Johnson and Mooty households, in addition to veteran staff. regardless of a devastating fireplace or even a ultimate, this present day it's the oldest producer in Minnesota and one of many country’s final turbines generating textiles from uncooked wool. Its blankets supplied heat to thousands of yank troops in either global wars, and the mill maintains that culture of army aid this day. become aware of the background and background woven into this iconic American model respected round the world.

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