Industries of Cleveland; Trade, Commerce and Manufactures for the Year 1878

Industries of Cleveland; Trade, Commerce and Manufactures for the Year 1878

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ...sixty to eighty men. Mr. Brooks manufactures the vertical pipe return bend radiator, for direct radiation, and Brooks' Improved cast iron indirect radiator, of which he makes a specialty, which is of his own patent, and gives better circulation and more heating surface than any other pattern in the market. His trade in steam heating apparatus is large, and in connection with his general foundry business amounts to from 880,000 to $100,000 per year. He is constantly making additions to his patterns in steam heating apparatus and has one of the largest varieties of improved makes. Parties contemplating the need of steam heating, either for public or private buildings, will receive descriptive circulars and illustrated catalogues which will be to their advantage, by addressing Mr. Brooks, who assures prompt attention. Mr. B. was born in Patriot, Indiana, in 1846, and came to Cleveland one year later, where he has since resided. He gives his personal attention to the business, thereby securing to his patrons good work and promptness in the filling of orders. The extensive business he has worked up, which extends through the U nited States and Canada, could only be done by energy and fair dealing, hence none can go amiss in patronizing this enterprising gentleman. AUSTIN POWDER CO., 13 Champlain Street. This is one of the pioneer institutions of Ohio, and one that has been largely instrumental in spreading abroad the reputation of Cleveland. The Austin Powder Company is an incorporated company, and although now one of Cleveland's principal manufacturing concerns, had, as many others have had, a small beginning, and has risen gradually with the march of time to Its present proportions. The company derives its name from Its founders--the...show more

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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 268g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236905881
  • 9781236905888