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Organisation: Watson & Sons, slide manufacturer and dealer

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
W. Watson & Sons Ltd
Short name
Watson & Sons
Main area of activity
slide manufacturer and dealer
Date of foundation
1870
Date of winding-up
1969
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Related organisations

took over business of William Watson, 1870s

associated with Cadett & Neall, 1893

took over business of John Browning & Co.

see also Watson & Sons [Melbourne]

used trademark ' Cc' trademark

Reference
‘Notes and queries’ in OMLJ 11.131 (April 1900)
  –  using 'Cc' trademark

“[to 'J.H. (Exeter)'] Relative to your query which we inserted in last Journal, we are informed that the lantern slides bearing the mark of a large C with a small c inside are introduced by Messrs Watson & Son, of 313, High Holborn, W.C.”

Lucerna ID 1000443

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 21 January 2021

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