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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:02 pm
by dognose
McDermott Hotel

Butte, Montana


The office and bar furniture were ordered especially for the house from the Brunswick-Balke company of Chicago. The main dining room is supplied with twelve eight-chair tables, while two extra dining rooms for the use of private parties, banquets, or similar occasions, have been set apart adjoining the main room. The silverware was made especially for the house by the Middletown, Connecticut, Plate company through its agents, Hight & Fairfield.

The McDermott will be opened for the reception of guests January 15, 1889


Source: The Holiday Miner - 1st January 1889

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2019 5:45 am
by dognose
An advertisement for the Middletown Plate Company from the Centennial Exhibition held at Philadelphia in 1876:

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Middletown Plate Company - Middletown, Conn. - 1876

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Thu May 16, 2019 2:39 am
by dognose
MIDDLETOWN COMPANY

Enters the Silver Plate Combine - The Capital Stock


Middletown, May 22. It was announced today that the Middletown Plate company had entered the silver combine known as the International Silver company. James H. Kelsey, secretary of the local company, stated that the transfer of stock was made this morning. It was a cash transaction, he said, the local company being sold outright to the combination.

The Middletown Plate company manufactures hollow plated ware, and is capitalized at $250,000. About 240 men are employed at the plant, with a yearly payroll of about $100,000.

The purchase price was not made public.


Source: The New Haven Morning Journal and Courier - 23rd May 1899

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Wed Jul 31, 2019 3:07 am
by dognose
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The Middletown Silver Co. - New York - 1908

Joseph Irons - Manager

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:41 am
by dognose
Middletown, Conn. March 6th—The Middletown Plate Company resumed work with a full force of hands on a schedule of ten hours a day, four days a week.

Source: Public ledger - 8th March 1894

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:38 pm
by dognose
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Middletown Plate Company - Middletown, Conn. - 1879

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Re: Information Regarding the Middletown Plate Co./Silver Co.

Posted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:52 am
by dognose
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The Middletown Plate Co. - Middletown, Conn. - 1891

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