history of Francis Field and Francis

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Company history and description of the company

C. 1839 the company Francis Field and Francis was founded from Henry and Thomas Francis and Charles Field in Philadelphia.
The company is also known as Philadelphia Tin Toy Manufactory.
An old advertisement reads: "Francis Field and Francis, Importers and Dealers in Tin Plate and Tinsmans Furniture, Importers and Manufacturers of Sattelzeug, Blechwaren, Blechspielzeug. Number 80 North Second Street, Philadelphia"
. The company is one of the oldest toy manufacturer in America.

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