Mills of Blue Earth County

Jane Tarjeson
Issue Date: 
Summer 2007

Account is made of the many mills which have existed in Blue Earth County, the largest of which are described in detail of construction materials, dimensions, period of operation, type of mill (wind, steam and water). and use of the mill (saw, cane and grist). The fate of all these mills is presented.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Saw. Cane. Grist. Wind. Steam. Water. Seppmann. Schostag. Minneopa. Minnesota Lake. Danville. Amboy. Affolter. Howe. Jamestown. Watonwan. Fremont. Lowell. Tivoli. Champion Mills. Van Brunt Mill. Decoria. Winnebago. Volk. Hoveland. Hodapp. Mankato Township. Maxwell. Gustafson. Sorghum. Sterling Center. Millstone. Flour. Feed. Hubbard. Maple River. St. Clair Roller Mill. Garden City. Quayle. Capwell. Rew. Furman.