Lorillard Snuff Mill



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Lorillard Snuff Mill was built in about 1840 to replace an earlier building of the same function, the Lorillard Snuff Mill is the oldest existing tobacco manufacturing building in the United States. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1977.
The Lorillard firm was founded by Pierre Abraham Lorillard in 1760. His two sons took over after he was killed during the American Revolutionary War, and they moved the firm to the property in the Bronx.
Lorillard Snuff Mill is on the grounds of the New York Botanical Gardens which is itself an NHL. It has been used as a a cafe as well as staff offices, and is now used for weddings and parties.