Rocky Mount Mills – ‘History Harvest’ at Braswell Library – February 25 2017


An important occasion in the pursuit of history!  


A “history harvest” -Braswell library- February 25. 12:00 – 4:00

You are invited to bring pictures, documents, home movies or memorabilia related to working at the mill or living in the village. Help identify people and places in historic photos of Rocky Mount Mills, share your memories and stories in oral history recording booths. Experts will digitize your photographs, documents, and home video formats  (8mm, Super8, 16mm) and videos/DVD (VHS, Hi-8,) to add to the digital collection being built with Braswell Library. PLEASE share this information with everyone you know on social media so it reaches those who need to be there. Thank you! And thank you to Elijah Gaddis, Project Manager with and Capital Broadcasting, our heroes in this history harvest.


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Who Is Elijah Gaddis?                       Your Oral History is Needed

About Stepheny Forgue Houghtlin

Stepheny Forgue Houghtlin grew up in Evanston, IL. and is a graduate of the University of Kentucky. She is an author of two novels: The Greening of a Heart and Facing East. She lives, writes and gardens in NC. Visit her:
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4 Responses to Rocky Mount Mills – ‘History Harvest’ at Braswell Library – February 25 2017

  1. Mary Dyer says:

    Many thanks for your deep interest in Rocky Mt.


  2. Kathy Keeter says:

    It would be wonderful to have prints of the mill for purchase. Are there any available?


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