Rogers - Cigar dealer hired and made secretary so the Rogers name could be used. Thanks for any help that you can provide. Urban Archeaology, Sorry it took me so long to respond. However, the employees of the 1950s had changed along with the times, and a 1957 cut in directors' salaries was perceived by employees not as a demonstration of management's vested interest in the welfare of the company, but as a drastic measure indicating impending financial disaster. Anonymous I have a big and heavy silver tray, very ornemented and engraved. His experience outside the Community enabled him to see and criticize weaknesses that threatened the company's existence.
But very plain and ordinary. However, it doesn't tarnish as fast if used as it does just sitting. I have some photos of it. Save A Horse Ride A Cowboy I am no expert either, but I know William A. Sometimes the same pattern design will be offered in both sterling and plate, but it will say on the piece or sticker hah! If it was silver plated.
And if it had metals like zinc mixed in. I can only make out like a 85 43 or 38 43 or 85 0 43 and the 0 is up higher then the other numbers. I would suggest a trip to your local library or even your local Antique Shop. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. It is quite dark in color. I would greatly appreciate any help you can provide! Lisa Hi: I hope you get some responses.
Want to know more, call or email. In addition, Kenwood, a private community built around the company, gave Oneida a sense of family that remained strong through the early decades of the twentieth century; well into the 1920s, descendants of Oneidans held almost 90 percent of company stock. For your record, the email address associated with your account is. Oneida purchased Buffalo China, Inc. It is also marked with a symbolof like a thin diamond xing over another thin diamond kind of like a chinese star or I am not sure what it is called??? All ornately etched with a floral pattern. Meriden Connecticut Founded: January 1, 1857 Manufactured: Holloware Flatware Founders William Rogers Sr.
Before the turn of the century Oneida had relied on its managers' creativity, thrift, and diligence and the excellent reputation of its products. This is a big one that will take some time as well. The second thing to think about are the backstamps or marks. In order to placate the growling beast within, the Duchess would invite friends to join her for convivial conversation, relaxation, and, of course, a delightful repast. Noyes was offered the position of superintendent at Oneida's Niagara Falls Plant, and soon raised the operation's standards of quality to their former levels. In most cases the pattern would help in dating but this one does not.
When I go looking I always look for it to say sterling or to have a sterling mark. But the consolidations enabled Oneida to open its first international factory, in Niagara Falls, Ontario, in 1916. Also during this period, Oneida significantly expanded its crystal and glassware product lines through several marketing and distribution agreements with independent companies. Rogers, Oneida Ltd go by pattern number as to whether or not they are sterling. This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.
I, too, would suggest that you go to your local library or your local Antiques store. Again, if anyone can tell me if this is sterling silver or just silver plated, please use the email above and feel free to contact me with any information you may have. Moreau was named president in 1991 and held that position until he resigned at the end of 1995. My e-mail address is: rockswirl gmail. Robertson, in 1926, retaining the post of president and de facto control of the company. At our shop we have hundreds of books for identification of antiques and price values and we welcome any of our customers to look at the books anytime.
Like many domestic manufacturers, Oneida had lost much of this business segment to import competition. Noyes financed this move by diverting profits from the trap business that would otherwise have been used to expand trap manufacturing, which he saw as a dying business. The Community was founded on Noyes's theology of Perfectionism, a form of Christianity with two basic values: self-perfection and communalism. Early american silver, english silver and european silver and here I mean sterling silver may not be marked sterling. This child care system freed the women as well as the men to take part in the Community's manufacturing of animal traps, chains, silk items, and silver knives, forks, and spoons. I appreciate the detailed research that you have shared and I look forward to returning to identify some of my silver and silverplate treasures. I am a metal detectorist.