Series 2014.28.3 - Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company Research Material

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Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company Research Material

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CA ON00154 2014.28.3

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  • 1903-1967 (Creation)
    Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company
    Port Hope, Municipality of

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The Standard Ideal Company was establised about 1903 in Port Hope by Hiram T. Bush (d.1927). The company first made soil pipe and pipe fittings. By 1910 the Canadian Sanitary Manufacuring Company of Montreal bought Standard Ideal Co. in Port Hope and carried on the business of making stoves, ranges, furnaces, and iron and brass goods. The Standard Ideal Company changed its name to Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company, Ltd. in Aug 1916. During the First World War the Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company changed production from household items to making acid proof enamel ware, selling to the Military Hospitals Commission of Canada in Trenton, to USA and Allied Chemicals in Port Hope (1918). The Company was later bought out by Crane Company, which closed production in Port Hope in 1967.

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Purchased by the Port Hope Archives, April 2014.

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Series consists of three items. 1) Copies of sections from "Heritage Assessment of the Port Hope Centre Pier", November 2008. This information outlines information about Port Hope Sanitary Manufacturing Company and Standard Ideal Company. 2) Information about the Port Hope Pier and newspaper articles as well. 3) Photocopy of an advertisement from Standard Ideal Company

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