history of Falk

Item number: Falk J. (3900)

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Company history and description of the company Falk, Nürnberg Germany

In 1895, Josef Falk made ??himselb independently in Nuremberg after he worked as a traveler for the firm Carette. His production included steam engines and operating models.
In the catalog of 1930 over 130 steam engines and 155 operating models were presented. He offered as of the last manufacturers hot-air engines. He offered also steamboats and like the company Schoenner Storchenbein locomotives of the gauges I to III. Falk took over probably one of the tools of the company Schoenner because many steam engines of Falk are former steam engines of Schoenner.
Before 1935 the company was expropriated in the Third Reich, Falk sold his company to the brothers Schaller the owners of the company Ernst Plank. The production of toys was discontinued in favor of film projectors of the brand Noris .

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from February 1897 tje tower of Nuremberg with the letter J. and F. til 19355 approximately 1900 - 1935
approximately 1900 - 1935
ca 1932-1935

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