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of Middletown, Conn.

A former employee, F. C. Fladd, provided some recollections of his time at the Mill Hollow works in the 1870s. He recalled seeing "R & C Johnson, 1827" inscribed in a keystone.[1] See Early Milling Machines for mention of Robert Johnson in the context of a simple milling machine from 1818.

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  1. [1] American Machinist, 29 March 1900, letter from F C Fladd