Baltimore's Packing & Canning Industry
Directory of Individuals & Companies Engaged in the Oyster, Fruit, & Vegetable Industry from 1840 to 1940
After years of extensive research, Jane Sears has completed her book on the Baltimore's Packing and Canning Industry, the city's second largest industry in the late 1800s and early 1900s. The book begins in the first half of the 19th century with the industry's pioneers and follows the industry up to 1940.
Included in the book is an extensive company directory with their locations and dates of operation, as well as illustrations of company buildings, trade cards, advertisements, trademarks and more.
2015, Jane Sears, 200 pp, Paperback