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Ivanhoe Mill, Wheelhouse, Spruce & Market Streets, Paterson, Passaic County, NJ



B&W Photos

HB792979
Aerial View Looking Northwest

HB792980
Ruins Of The Dyeing And Bleach House Of The Ivanhoe Paper Mill, From The North

HB792981
Detail Of The Foundations Of The Dyeing And Bleach House.

HB792982
Ruins Of The Dyeing And Bleach House Of The Ivanhoe Paper Mill From The Interior, Looking North.

HB792983
View Of The Exterior Of The Ivanhoe Paper Mill Ruins Looking Northwards.

HB792984
North Side Of The Ivanhoe Mill Wheelhouse


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Item Title


Location
Spruce & Market Streets, Paterson, NJ

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER NJ-10
Building/structure dates: 1851 initial construction
Significance: The Ivanhoe Mill Wheelhouse provided the power to the Ivanhoe Mill, a large paper manufacturing establishment. It is the only part of the complex still in existence, and housed a 200 horse power 87-inch Boyden vertical turbine, as well as two smaller turbines.

Subjects
Fires
Stone Buildings (sandstone)
Power Plants


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. AERIAL VIEW LOOKING NORTHWEST
2. Ruins of the Dyeing and Bleach House of the Ivanhoe Paper Mill, from the north. The Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works Fitting Shop is visible in the background.
3. Detail of the foundations of the Dyeing and Bleach House.
4. Ruins of the Dyeing and Bleach House of the Ivanhoe Paper Mill from the interior, looking north.
5. View of the exterior of the Ivanhoe Paper Mill ruins looking northwards.
6. North side of the Ivanhoe Mill Wheelhouse. Note the cornice detail and the arch over the tailrace.


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