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Washburn-Crosby Milling Company, 701-729 South First Street, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, MN



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Item Title


Location
701-729 South First Street, Minneapolis, MN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MN-69
Building/structure dates: 1900 initial construction
Significance: The Washburn-Crosby Milling Complex was established by Cadwallader C. Washburn in the 1870's. This complex is an important link between the Washburn-Crosby Milling Company of the 19th century and the vast operations of present-day General Mills Corporation.

Subjects
Mills


Related Names
Washburn, Cadwallader C.
General Mills


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW ACROSS RIVER AT LOCK & DAM TO MILL, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
2. VIEW OF SIDE OF MILL, LOOKING SOUTHEAST
3. MILL SILOS WITH MILL IN FRONT, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
4. MILL SILOS AND HUMBOLDT MILL BUILDINGS, LOOKING WEST
5. MILL SILOS AND HUMBOLDT MILL & UTILITY BUILDINGS, LOOKING NORTHWEST
6. HUMBOLDT MILL, LOOKING NORTH
7. UTILITY BUILDING & MILL, LOOKING NORTHEAST
8. SOUTH (REAR) ELEVATION OF UTILITY BUILDING & MILL
9. DETAIL OF SOUTH (REAR) ELEVATION OF MILL
10. VIEW OF ROOF OF MILL BUILDING, LOOKING EAST
11. INTERIOR, 5TH LEVEL, ROLLER MILL
12. INTERIOR, 6TH LEVEL, CHUTES/BELT DRIVES
13. INTERIOR, 5TH, 6TH & 7TH LEVELS, BINS
14. INTERIOR, 7TH LEVEL, STRONG-SCOTT CENTRIFUGAL REELS
15. INTERIOR, 7TH LEVEL, DUST COLLECTORS
16. INTERIOR, 7TH LEVEL, DUST COLLECTORS
17. INTERIOR, 7TH LEVEL, GREAT WESTERN HIGH SPEED BOLTER, STYLE 'G', CENTRIFUGAL REEL IN BACKGROUND
18. INTERIOR, 7TH LEVEL, STRONG-SCOTT CENTRIFUGAL REELS
19. INTERIOR, 8TH LEVEL
20. HISTORIC VIEW OF WASHBURN-CROSBY MILLING COMPLEX Photographer and date unknown
21. WASHBURN-CROSBY MILLING COMPLEX, GENERAL VIEW FROM NORTHWEST
22. WASHBURN-CROSBY MILLING COMPLEX, GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTH


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