Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Wed Mar 08, 2017 2:30 pm

Two model advertisements for Ambrose Kent & Sons from 1897:

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Ambrose Kent & Sons - Toronto - 1897

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Ambrose Kent & Sons - Toronto - 1897

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Tue Apr 11, 2017 2:36 pm

A Toronto souvenir spoon from Ambrose Kent & Sons:

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Postby dognose » Thu Aug 17, 2017 3:18 am

An advertisement issued by Ambrose Kent & Sons for the Epworth League International Convention held at Toronto in July 1897:

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Ambrose Kent & Sons - Toronto - 1897

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Sun Nov 19, 2017 2:21 am

Herbert Luke, of Ambrose Kent & Sons, Toronto, was in Montreal during the Foresters’ convention, dressed in full regalia.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 23rd November 1898

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Fri Jan 26, 2018 5:35 am

Ambrose Kent, formerly one of the firm of Kent Bros., Toronto, has decided to take up the jewelry business again. He has secured a store on Richmond St. W., and will conduct the establishment under the firm name of A. Kent, Sons & Co.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular and Horological Review - 13th June 1894

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Wed Feb 14, 2018 6:23 am

L. H. Luke, of Ambrose Kent & Sons, Toronto, attends the meeting of the Grand Chapter, F. & A. M., at Stratford on Wednesday.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 25th January 1899


Ambrose Kent & Sons, Toronto, are making extensive alterations in their Yonge St. premises by enlarging their workshops, with the object of putting in new presses and other machinery necessary to enable them to meet the increasing demands for medal and badge work.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 25th January 1899

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:29 am

H. J. Geiger is in charge of the optical department of Ambrose Kent & Sons, who are disposing of their stock of jewelry at auction as they are retiring from the retail business. Their store is to be torn down as they are to erect a large modern building on the site.

Source: The Optical Review - February 1910


H. J. Geiger, who has been with Ambrose Kent & Sons, has removed his optical business to the establishment of B. & H. B. Kent, the former firm having gone out of the retail jewelry business.

Source: The Optical Review - March 1910

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Thu Jul 05, 2018 4:45 am

Ambrose Kent & Sons, Ltd., Toronto, have put a new brooch on the market which symbolizes the prevailing Imperialistic sentiment and is proving a rapid seller. It is a design in silver gilt in the form of a maple leaf, displaying the monogram “E.R.” (Edward Rex), with the number VII. beneath.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 26th June 1901

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

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Ambrose Kent & Sons Limited - Toronto - 1905

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:50 am

L. Herbert Luke, of Ambrose Kent & Sons, Toronto, Ont., has returned from attending the Michigan State conclave of the Order of Knights Templar, held at Detroit, on Tuesday and Wednesday last week.

Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 16th June 1909

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Mon Feb 11, 2019 2:19 pm

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Kent Bros. - Toronto - c.1885

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

Postby dognose » Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:25 pm

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Ambrose Kent & Sons, Limited - Toronto - 1904

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Re: Kent Brothers of Toronto (Ambrose Kent & Sons Ltd.)

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Ambrose Kent & Sons, Limited - Toronto - 1902

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