The Industrial Advance of Rochester; A Historical, Statistical & Descriptive Review

The Industrial Advance of Rochester; A Historical, Statistical & Descriptive Review

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884 edition. Excerpt: ...from those of the most delicate description to the roughest fabric. A specialty of the house and to which particular attention is devoted is the renovating of straw and felt hats, which, under the process of this house, can be rendered in all respects equal to new. wear and tear alone excepted. Only the best description of work is lone and this has created a trade which not only includes this city, but extends through the entire state. The proprietors of the business are Messrs. William Mains and William Leach. Both are natives of England, but Mr. Mains has been resident here for twenty-eight years, and Mr. Leach for five years. The latter gentleman is also a thoroughly practical and scientific man in every department relating to the business, over which his constant and critical supervision is actively exercised. Our readers will thus realize the advantages derived from trading with this well-known concern and we can assure them that at no contemoiarv establishment will they find letter terms and inducements than are offered by The Rochester Dyeing Co., of this city. E. T. MILLER. Dealer In Wall Paper And Window Shades And Interior Decorations, 9 West Main St. The business conducted by Mr. Miller is an dd established one, having Iieen initiated as far back as 1848, and has, therefore, justly founded its claim, to be considered one of the institutions of the city. The premises comprise four floors and a basement, including store, the building covering a space 55x16 feet. Here is carried a full line of paper hangings of all qualities and designs, as well as window shades, fixtures, etc. These goods are procured direct from the manufacturers and on terms that enables the bouse to compete favorably with contemporary concerns. The business of the...
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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 240g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236598342
  • 9781236598349