Collection APAM - Associação Portuguesa de Amigos dos Moinhos Collection

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Associação Portuguesa de Amigos dos Moinhos Collection


  • 1978-2004 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

2 boxes

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Archival history

Catalogued items donated to Mills Archive and passed to Mildred Cookson at TIMS Symposium in Portugal, October 2004. Further items, not yet given individual catalogue entries brought to England by Miguel Brito Correia in 2014. Postcards removed and placed in the Postcard Collection; copies of the TIMS "Windmill and watermill index of England and Wales" placed in the Library Special Collections; copy of book "Moinhos e Azenhas de Portugal" together with English translation (Wind and watermills of Portugal) placed in the library; a TIMS flag placed in the artefacts collection.

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Scope and content

Material on Portuguese mills from the Associação Portuguesa de Amigos dos Moinhos (Portugese Association of Friends of Mills). See individual catalogue entries for further details on 2004 donation. 2014 donation includes: Portugese magazine "Turismo" with article on mills; Portugese brochure "Moinhos de Portugal"; photos of mills; APAM documents.

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Conditions governing access

This collection may be consulted free of charge at the Mills Archive; please email to arrange an appointment.

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  • English
  • Portuguese

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Archivist's note

Collection level description revised by Nathanael Hodge, June 2015 and January 2018.

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Physical storage

  • Box: APAM Collection