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Manufacturers Index - Emerald Electric Co.
History
Last Modified: Sep 13 2018 9:46PM by Jeff_Joslin
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Beginning in 1932 and continuing for only a few years, the Emerald Electric Co., of Adrian, Michigan, manufactured polyphase induction motors.

Information Sources

  • We learned of this maker in an owwm.org discussion.
  • From a 1932 issue of Michigan Manufacturer and Financial Record: "Adrian will add to its constantly growing web of smaller industrial enterprises through the recent incorporation of the Emerald Electric Company. The company will manufacture a low horsepower electric motor in the former Auto Lite factory. Production will start some time in June."
  • From 1940 Adrian City Directory: "Emerald Electric Co. Wayne Hiser (Toledo O) pres Vernon K Ogle v-pres Jos H. Scholten sec-treas electric motor mfrs..."