S. Oakman will begin operations at Cheshire using the old brick works plant, lists officers

[Trade Journal]

Publication: China, Glass & Lamps

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
vol. 13, no. 21, p. 15, col. 2


S. Oakman, of the Oakman Mfg. Co., of Boston, will begin operations for the manufacture of blown and pressed glass at Cheshire. The brick works plant will be utilized for the purpose. The company organized with the following officers: President, Wingate P. Sargent, of Boston; secretary, James R. Powers, of Boston; treasurer, William Baldwin, of Pittsfield; superintendent, Samuel Oakman of South Boston. About fifty hands will be employed at first and eventually the company will employ 100 hands.


Keywords:Samuel Oakman : Oakman Manufacturing Company
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:May 10, 2007 by: Bob Stahr;