America’s First Factory Town


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After extensive research in eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century tax and land records, ledgers, journals, and newspapers, architectural historian Henry K. Sharp convincingly demonstrates how the five Ellicott brothers created America’s first factory town, not in New England, but in Maryland’s Patapsco River Valley, and modeled it according to the Quaker concept of community. 

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