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Manufacturers Index - Barrett Vise & Tool Co.
History
Last Modified: Jul 6 2017 11:23AM by Jeff_Joslin
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Barrett Vise & Tool Co. was established in 1882 by the Barrett brothers James O., Charles, and William, to manufacture vises and horizontal cylinder boring machines designed by James. In 1906 James's sons, Frank N. Barrett and George W. Barrett, took over from their uncles Charles and William. In 1913 the company incorporated with a capital of $100,000. The founders were James O., C. J., Frank N., and George W. Barrett.

There is some connection to Meadville Vise Co. but the relationship is unclear.

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