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Ben's mill

Author: Public Broadcasting Associates.; PBS Video.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : PBS Video, 1982.
Series: Odyssey.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Shows how, in northeastern Vermont, Ben Thresher operates his nineteenth-century, waterpowered mill to provide tubs, sleds, and tools needed by local farmers. Tells how, almost a century and a half old, his mill and mill technology were critical to America's development.
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Named Person: Ben Thresher; Ben Thresher
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Public Broadcasting Associates.; PBS Video.
OCLC Number: 22648221
Notes: Intended audience: General and craftspeople.
Credits: Cameramen, John Karol, Michael Chalufour ; editor, Michael Chalufour.
Performer(s): William Eddy.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color.
Series Title: Odyssey.
Responsibility: Public Broadcasting Associates ; producer and screenwriter, John Karol ; director, Michael Chalufour.

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Shows how, in northeastern Vermont, Ben Thresher operates his nineteenth-century, waterpowered mill to provide tubs, sleds, and tools needed by local farmers. Tells how, almost a century and a half old, his mill and mill technology were critical to America's development.

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