1 edition of Grist from Adams mill found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.|
|Publishers||Presbyterian and Reformed Pub. Co.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 90 p. :|
|Number of Pages||50|
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In either case, the burning of the mills is indicative of the hardships Johnson encountered in the milling business. She covered the retreat of the Laurentide Ice Sheet through the Native American habitation, early colonial settlement, the Bellows Falls Canal era, the great log drives, and the continuing industrialization.
18 Land Transfer Deed January 30, 1793 DC Recorder of Deeds, Land Records Liber A1, Part 1, Folio 255-257. He sent his brother to Pennsylvania, Delaware, Virginia, and Maryland to offer a free license to the first miller in each county to incorporate his improvements.
By 1829, after Adams completed his term as president, his son John had taken over the management of the mills. Topographical Sketch of the Environs of Washington, DC, 1867.
Despite his financial loss, he donated approximately half of his land holdings in the Washington DC area to the new federal city. 71 "John Quincy Adams," Adams Family Papers. 25 "George Washington's Grist Mill," Science and Children January 1976p. 73 Roberta Johnson Peter, p. William Cranch Greenleaf initially helped with the mill management before Nathaniel Frye, a relation to Louisa Adams, took over, becoming Adams' agent and attorney. Milling records were searched for an Elden Mills in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia without success, further supporting the probability that Elden Mills and Columbia Mills were the same.
Furthermore, the 1803 deed to Jonathan Shoemaker refers to "mills" the plural, implying there were more than one mill.
When he passed away, he was buried in the family cemetery on the property.
When Adams asked Johnson to justify the accounts at the end of 1825, Johnson, having used the money to cover personal debts, was not able to satisfy Adams.