On April 27, 2012, The Saxonville Mills: Three Centuries of Industry in Framingham was published by Damianos Photography. The book is a compelling history of the mills from the 17th century through the 20th century, with a colorful and fascinating section devoted to the current tenants of the nine buildings that make up the Saxonville Industrial Park of 2012.
The history of the mills has been carefully researched and wonderfully written by Framingham History Center Board Member Kevin Swope, and is packed with hundreds of historical photographs. Award winning photographer Lynne Damianos has explored the mill complex from deep underground to high above the streets of Saxonville to capture unique images of these historic buildings. Designer Lisa Breslow Thompson has created an eye-catching design and James Parr contributed his talents as editor. 8.5″ square, 206 pages, 300 photographs.
Since its publication, author Kevin Swope has entertained several large gatherings with his insightful and humorous talks. Copies of the book is still available, but they’re GOING FAST! Get yours today!!