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Organisation: A. Abraham & Co., optical equipment maker and dealer

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
A. Abraham and Company
Short name
A. Abraham & Co.
Main area of activity
optical equipment maker and dealer
Date of foundation
1851
Date of winding-up
1875
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Relevance
optician, also produced or sold lanterns and slides
Related organisations

business taken over by George Wood, 1875

Known location
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
People linked to this organisation

ABRAHAM, Abraham  (c.1798-1863) – partner, 1840s-1855

WOOD, George S.  (1816-1882) – partner, 1840s-1855

WOOD, George S.  (1816-1882) – owner, 1856-1875

References
Gloria Clifton, Directory of British scientific instrument makers 1550-1851 (London: Zwemmer, 1995), p. 1
David Robinson, Stephen Herbert and Richard Crangle (editors), Encyclopaedia of the magic lantern (London: Magic Lantern Society, 2001), p. 7
Lucerna ID 1001522

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 April 2019

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