Category Archives: History

Part 3 of a Mill River History

Part 3 of A Mill River History, entitled “The First People,” is ready for you to view here.

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A Mill River History

This month we are introducing our Mill River History, beginning with the river’s re-emergence from under glaciers after the last Ice Age. Follow us on Facebook.  We welcome your suggestions, corrections, and comments. Introduction and Geological History We will introduce … Continue reading

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Short History of the Mill River Watershed

We have posted a short history of the Mill River Watershed here.  A longer history is in preparation as a web-based book.  Comments, corrections, and suggestions are welcome.

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Mill River Industrial History

Please take a look here at the first installment of our mapping project — Kassia Rudd’s (Smith ’11) geographic study of the changing industries and industrial power sources from 1831-1895.  It includes the reach from the Upper Mills (Smith College) … Continue reading

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