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Manufacturers Index - George A. Gumphert & Co.
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In 1893 the company introduced a quick-acting woodworking vise. The name changed to George Gumphert & Sons about 20 years later. Their primary business was pattern-making, which suggests that the vise was originally designed for their shop.

Information Sources

  • The Iron Age, Vol. 52, No. 18, Nov. 2, 1893, Pg. 826.
  • Courier Post (Camden, NJ), May 12, 1934, Pg. 2.
  • Archived article by Todd Werts (ToolArchives.com) Gumphert, George A. & Co.