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...Branches laid before you—but not so expeditiously as the Country frds for their abilities will upon tryal be found to be great tho’ I know not of any thing they know more than me except the Management of that Cotton Carding Machine of which you saw a Model....seems unlikely, Clegg may be referring to one of the cotton carding machines that the Manchester émigré James Milne had constructed...
The one titled “Mémoire” is seven pages long and addressed “au gouvernement.” Milne recalls his government-funded construction in 1780 of a cotton-carding machine that was approved by the Academy of Sciences. He relates the history of the Neuville factory, blaming his partner Perret for the financial problems, about which he had known nothing. He states that in October, 1783, an...
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