Pillsbury A Mill

301 Main St. SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Photos 

Pillsbury Milling Complex, Pillsbury "A" Mill

1. Historic American Buildings Survey M. F. Maine, Photographer March 27, 1934 VIEW FROM SOUTH-WEST

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Description 

Of the giant flour mills that made Minneapolis the milling capital of the Nation between 1880 and 1930, Pillsbury "A" Mill is the only one standing. The largest, most advanced mill in the world at its completion in 1881, the six story "A" Mill was the standard by which all other mills of its time were measured. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 13, 1966

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 13, 1966
Reference number
66000402
Area of significance
Industry
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Current function
Manufacturing facility
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1881

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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