Sketches And Statistics Of Cincinnati In 1851

Paperback | May 14, 2012

byCharles Cist

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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. 1851 Excerpt: ...description of fine carriages, buggies, and barouches; employ thirty hands, and manufacture to the value of thirty-seven thousand five hundred dollars. I. & B. Bruce & Co., 75 Walnut street. This establishment makes every variety of wheeled vehicle, including carriages, buggies, barouches, omnibuses, hose-reels, and light wagons; it employs sixty hands. It does the largest repairing business, in its line, of any shop in Cincinnati. The concern is about to open separate workshops on Elm, below Columbia street. Carpet weavers. Eighteen shops.--Sixty-five hands; fifty-six thousand dollars, labor product. Carvers in wood. Three shops.--Seven hands; value of product, seven thousand dollars; raw material, 5 per cent. A. W. Anderson, Second, west of Race street, makes figure-heads for steamboats and sailing vessels, Ionic, Corinthian, and composite capitals and columns, and patterns for ornamental castings. The full length statue of Jefferson, on the Vine street engine hall, was executed by Mr. Anderson. Castor Oil. One factory, that of Conkling, Wood & Co.--Employs eight hands, and produces to the value of fifty-five thousand dollars; value of raw material, including barrels, 75 per cent. Charcoal, pulverized for rectifiers. Three establishments.--Nine hands; value of product, eighteen thousand five hundred dollars; raw material, 50 per cent. Chemicals. Five laboratories.--Seventy-nine hands; product in value, two hundred and twenty-six thousand dollars; raw material, 40 per cent. Here are made oil vitriol, copperas, alum, prussiate of potash, prussian blue, etc. J. C. Baum, on Dunlap street, south of Hamilton road, works twenty hands, in the manufacture of prussian blue and prussiate of potash; manufactures to the value of twenty-five thousand dollar...

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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. 1851 Excerpt: ...description of fine carriages, buggies, and barouches; employ thirty hands, and manufacture to the value of thirty-seven thousan...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:124 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.26 inPublished:May 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217993087

ISBN - 13:9780217993081

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