The factory located at Pacific and Walnut streets produced hats at an annual rate of 20,000 cases or nearly one million hats per year. His American Wonder Rock Drill sold widely in this country and abroad and was used extensively in railroad construction and in the mining and quarrying industries for boring shot holes for blasting. In 1915 the New York headquartered Erskine-Danforth Corporation opened a factory at 490 Pacific Street for the manufacture of Danersk furniture and home accessories. Sold as a set and intended for decorative use only - not returnable. Excelsior later added suitcase and automobile trunk locks to its line.
The predominance of the firm is reflected in the nickname The Lock City chosen by the city in the early 1900s. Index Terms This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms. In 1910 he began the design of stamp-cancelling machines for use in post offices, and in 1914 he conceived plans for a practical machine capable of stamping postage, postmarking the date, and recording the amount of postage stamped. Bowes had started selling check-endorsing machines in 1909. As a general rule, you will not find many old tumbler style devices still set to their default combinations, because nearly all locks of that style were designed to allow combination changing once they were in use by a home or business.
To make more industrially-zoned land available, the city in 1953 worked with the newly-formed Urban Redevelopment Commission to turn blighted land in the heart of the industrial district into an area suitable for light manufacturing or research and development. The plant on Milrose Avenue turned out the Page Aero type four automobile. Yale saw an unexpected revival of activity in the motor trade from the 1960s onwards when security fitters adopted its 'M69' window lock as a simple add on fitting to prevent theft, especially on vans. Though it plays a smaller and less visible role in the economy of Stamford, today's industry is robust and plays a vital role in the economic well-being of Stamford and its people. His son Robert, whom he had schooled in precision glass work. Arnold Schavoir died in 1936, and his company went out of business in 1940. Only with the approval of the Director of Marketing and Trademark Licensing may the Yale logo or wordmarks appear in non-Yale publications.
Woodland Hills, California: Windsor Publications Inc. Through the 19th century the company was a leading local industry and one which served to place the city on the world map. Salt marshes on either side of the canal were filled in with the excavated dirt, thereby making the banks suitable for industrial development. Apparently the Depression and resulting sharp fall off in the purchase of consumer goods during the 1930s caused the demise of the Erskine-Danforth Corporation. It has a number on the back of the lock 16. Several new industries had now joined the roster of Stamford manufacturers in the first decade of the century.
Stamford stoves were used in homes, churches, factories, stores, hotels, warehouses, and even aboard ships. It was compact, offered many combination variations, was virtually pick-proof, and had a lightweight key. Worth knowing that they are cast rather than stamped, so holes can be slightly different from one to another -- means that you have to be careful with measuring and leveling. In the early 20th century, the company expanded worldwide and employed more than 12,000 people. I was wondering if you could help me identify what kind of barrel key I should be looking for maybe in the antique shops. The firm is presently the major producer of hair dyes and is an important company in its field. Danersk furniture was previously crafted in North Carolina until for economic and growth reasons the company moved operations and practically its entire staff to Stamford.
There are potentially many instances in which this policy may require mediation. That said, the Yales tend to be especially well built, with tight tolerance. Williams Security Products was set up to run the three companies Chubb, Parkes and Yale, as one. Legacy logos or school and residential college shields may be used decoratively or transitionally on publications that are marked with the Yale logo as specified here, but these older marks should not be featured in a way that dilutes or confuses the primacy of the Yale logo or wordmarks. Today the Clairol product line is known world wide and has expanded to include hair and skin products, cosmetics, and personal appliances.
In 1939 Sivertsen and Novoting moved their factory to Stamford on Selleck Street where the company continues to design and manufacture food slicers, meat choppers, scales, and meat and bone saws. Their advertising at the time on the works Ford Escort rally cars said: Yale forklift truck made by Eaton Limited. Schick's invention was two decades in the making. The first products manufactured by the firm were trunk and drawer locks. There are wards metal strips, posts,etc. These trunk locks were designed for corrugated keys: For information on repairing, replacing or the cost of a trunk lock, please call us at 201-768-1742 or write us an E-mail note attaching pictures of the lock on the front of your trunk.
Current products Made in Stamford are concentrated in chemical and allied products; electrical and electronic machinery, equipment, and supplies; machinery; and measuring, analyzing, and controlling instruments. The Material Handling Group was not affected by the disposal of the security products division. In 1907 and 1909 the Gillespie Brothers, publishers of the Advocate, issued special industrial editions in recognition of the importance of manufacturing in Stamford. Henry Ford's successful invention and introduction of the automobile in the early 20th century sparked an American love affair with the automobile which, of course, still continues today. The factory did not signal the immediate disappearance of workshops or home manufacturing.
Departments and programs interested in developing new marks must contact the Office of the University Printer. It was there in 1888 that the men had begun the business of jobbing bronze powders imported from Germany. In March 1998 Williams Holdings proposed to withdraw from the home improvement business. Mix came from a line of talented lock makers. Schick, Stamford Advocate Tercentenary Edition, 1941, 52, 61. Key style 16 is a very small cast barrel key that fits things like jewelry box locks.