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J. H. Wilkerson & Sons Brick Works, Front Street (Road 409), Milford, Kent County, DE



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Item Title


Location
Front Street (Road 409), Milford vicinity, DE

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER DE-5
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-3).
Building/structure dates: 1912 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1921 subsequent work
Significance: J.H. Wilkerson and Son was one of the last local brick works to operate in Delaware. IN 1975, all the original machinery, as well as some later additions, were still in operational positions, providing access to the type of plant which dominated the United States brickmaking industry in the early part of this century.

Subjects
Elevators
Ruins
Sheds


Related Names
J.H. Wilkerson & Son
J.C. Steele & Sons
Wilkerson, James H.
Wilkerson, C. Van Nuis.
Milford Brick Company
Wilkerson, Charles
Foote, Charles, Photographer
Derganc, Christopher, Historian
McIntire, Judson J., Delineator
Smith, Raymond W., Historian
Davis, Dennis L., Delineator
Anderson, K. D., Delineator
Campbell, Deborah A., Delineator
Edmonson, James M., Historian
Derganc, Christopher S., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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