The Slater cloth and the Victoria Patent are on display at the Windham Textile & History Museum.

The Ohio Repository

Canton, Ohio

April 19, 1838

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We find the following interesting chrono

logy of Cotton in the February number of the A

merican Quarterly Register published  at Boston


1730    Mr Watt spins the first cotton

             yarn in England by machinery

1735    The Dutch first exported cotton

              from Surinam

1742 ...

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