Stony Creek, Rocky Mount Mills, 15 May 1975

Eight images from a 35 mm film reel of two men standing in front of a truck. The men, one in a suit and one in a fire rescue uniform, are together holding an envelope between them

Fire: Rocky Mount Mills, 1951

Group of female employees standing behind two men, one wearing a shirt and tie and the other is looking down at his wallet

Rocky Mount Mills, 1960

Two similar images of four men with two of them holding a plaque labeled “Certificate of Merit.” Print is small but looks to be an award given to RMM because of their lack of accidents over the course of 1,000,000 man hours.

35 Years Award,1960

Two copies of the same image. Group of thirteen men and women dressed in nice clothes posing for a photograph. Likely to be the recipients of the mill’s 35-year award in 1960

Rocky Mount Mills, 35 Years Awards

Two copies of the same image. Group of thirteen men and women dressed in nice clothes posing for a photograph. Likely to be the recipients of the mill’s 35-year award in 1960

Rocky Mount Mills, 1961

Two similar images of six men and one woman in an interior room. Five men look on as one man puts a watch on a woman’s wrist. Unclear what type of event is depicted. Everyone is dressed in nice clothes

Rocky Mount Mills, 1962

a group of men stand behind the main desk in the Battle House. A plaque on the desk reads “H.L. Battle,” and there are what appear to be two silver punch bowls or trophy cups on the desk, as well.