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Bill Brinley miniature circus designs in collections and exhibitions

A. Bill Brinley miniature circus designs in collections Info/photo status: = info and photo online = info online, no photo = completely offline 1920s c. 1925-40 -...
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William R. Brinley miniature circus designs - historical information

This photo of Bill Brinley, about 19 years old, with his miniature circus seems to have first appeared in his media coverage in 1937, which included features in the Hartford Courant and...
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Connecticut Telephone & Electric Co. industrial designs, exhibitions,...

"This fast growing manufacturing concern... is the result of the small start made by E. C. Wilcox in 1893. In 1894, B. L. Lawton entered into partnership with Mr. Wilcox... In 1902 the business...
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I. E. Palmer Co. historical information

A. I. E. Palmer Co. in exhibitions 1860s 1865 - American Institute Fair, New York 12 - 19 October 1865. American Institute Fair, New York. > Exhibited by Isaac E. Palmer, Middletown, "for...
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Julius Pratt & Company / Pratt, Read & Company design in...

"... Julius Pratt & Company, successor to Howard Pratt & Co., became the leader in the comb industry. To this plant the great elephant tusks, weighing from 60 to 80 pounds apiece, were...
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Kelsey Press designs in collections, exhibitions, industrial design...

"[William A. Kelsey] was 21 when he finally made the venture. He called it the "Excelsior"... As time went on foot power presses were added... The business was a success from the start, and the...
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Aeolian Company designs in collections, at auction, in exhibitions, design...

A. Aeolian Company designs in collections Info/photo status: = info and photo online = info online, no photo = completely offline 1880s c. 1887-1896 - organette Aeolian...
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Wilcox & White Co. designs in collections, at auction, in exhibitions...

"The Wilcox & White Organ Company are probably as well known in the musical trade as any concern in their line. The company was organized in 1877, and has a capital of $250,000. The plant,...