Puuvillan jättiläinen: Finlayson II (1918-2020)

Translated title of the contribution: The Giant of the Cotton: Finlayson II (1918-2020

Jussi Koivuniemi, Jarmo Peltola, Heidi Pietarinen, Mari Lind, Anne-Mari Lehto, Marja Lähteenmäki

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The book is the second part of the history of the Finlayson cotton mill in the city of Tampere. It is also a larger story of the cotton industry in Finland and how it was connected to global cotton market. The history explains why cotton mill didn´t manage to keep it´s gigantic status and eventually became the monument of deindustrialization.
Translated title of the contributionThe Giant of the Cotton: Finlayson II (1918-2020
Original languageFinnish
Place of PublicationTampere
Number of pages610
Publication statusPublished - 20 Jun 2022
Publication typeC1 Scientific book

Publication series

NameTampereen museoiden julkaisuja
ISSN (Print)1237-5276


  • cotton
  • deindustrialization
  • Tampere Finlayson mill

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