Lorillard Snuff Mill

Also known as: Old Snuff Mill, Stone Mill
Off U.S. 1, New York, New York

Photos 

Lorillard Snuff Mill, Botanical Gardens

1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Arnold Moses, Photographer, October 20, 1936, EXTERIOR VIEW.

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

Constructed 1840 in by the P. Lorillard Company, the Lorillard Snuff Mill is the nation's oldest extant tobacco factory and a symbol of the importance of tobacco in the development of commerce and industry in the 19th century. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 22, 1977

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1977
Reference number
77000935
Area of significance
Industry
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Single dwelling; Park
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1825-1849
Significant years
1840; 1870

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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