Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

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Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Sun Mar 06, 2016 8:36 am

A topic for recording information regarding Herbst & Wassall.

If you have any details of the above company, advertisements, examples of their work, etc., anything that you are willing to share, then here's the place to post it.

See: http://www.925-1000.com/ax_herbstwassall.html

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Re: Information regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Sun Mar 06, 2016 8:47 am

An example of the work and mark of Herbst & Wassall:

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Sterling - Winged star - 1904

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Re: Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Mon Mar 07, 2016 10:19 am

The business of John G. Herbst and Sydney W. Wassall was located at 422, Washington Avenue, Newark, New Jersey.

Their manufacturing period was thought to be from c.1904 until the 1930's.

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Re: Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:53 am

Another example of the work and mark of Herbst & Wassall:

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R.& B. Co. would be the mark of the retailer.

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Re: Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Tue Mar 15, 2016 9:05 am

Another example of the work and mark of Herbst & Wassall:

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Re: Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Fri Apr 01, 2016 2:37 pm

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Source: Industrial Directory of New Jersey - 1915

The figure of just six employees remains constant in directory listings from 1914 to 1920.

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Re: Information Regarding Herbst & Wassall

Postby dognose » Mon May 14, 2018 3:32 am

NEWARK

Emil Vacca, a jewelry polisher employed by Herbert & Wassal (sic), killed himself by drinking carbolic acid in Branbrook Park last week.


Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 19th May 1909

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