Collection Facts

7 items
Dates of Original: 
1944 - 1946
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

The Mill Whistle was a periodical published by the Berst-Forster-Dixfield Co. of Plattsburgh N.Y. to be distributed to employees serving overseas in the armed forces during the Second World War. The Mill Whistle contained stories of goings on back at home, as well as ways for soldiers to communicate with one another, as well as post their changes of address as they were reassigned or moved.

Scope of Collection

This collection contains issues of the Mill Whistle dating between 1944 and 1946.