Sumter Roller Mills


Sumter, SC


In 1916, Perry Moses (1844-1916) and J. W. McDonald founded Sumter Roller Mills, which produced flour. Moses served as company president, and McDonald served as company superintendent. Sumter Roller Mills closed after Moses’ death in 1916.

Main Image: Sumter Roller Mills advertisement. Reprinted from The Watchman and Southron, June 17, 1916. 

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Henry & Sylvia Yaschik Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation.

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