My grandfather relished telling us about all his different jobs but reserved the greatest enthusiasm for his stint as a Wild West cowboy in the Bronx in 1960.
* * * As you drive north on the Hutchinson River Parkway, Co-op City- thirty-five buildings that house over sixty thousand people—looms on your left.
The largest cooperative housing development in the world, it occupies a tidal flat in Baychester that was once home to the Siwanoy tribe of Native Americans.
Many tribes of the Algonquian language group had occupied the Bronx for hundreds of years before Henry Hudson and the Dutch arrived in the early seventeenth century.
Welcome To The City of Lynn's Community Service Guide The integration and coordination of the delivery of early education and social services to the children and families of Lynn is one of the City’s highest priorities.
The vision of the Coordinated Family Community Engagement (CFCE) Council is for the youth and families of Lynn to live in a nurturing community that respects the unique situation of each child and family.
The 1926 EMF Electrical Year Book listed the company making pin-type insulators. Cuming; Vice-president, Oscar Walters, Treasurer, E.
A special thank you to Bill Meier for dramatically improving the table formating and file size. is a Spanish multinational corporation, which includes companies in the domains of energy, telecommunications, transportation, and the environment. The 1851 Official Catalogue of the Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations page 125 described this company: "The Aire and Calder Bottle Co. -- Bottles for dispensing and general purposes, with patent hollow corks and combination stoppers. Glass insulators, for telegraphs." The 1921 EMF Electrical Year Book said the company manufactured electrical supplies such as wiring devices, switches, panels, electric railway material, overhead trolley equipment, etc.
The original company listing was put together as a searching guide for a research trip to the Smithsonian Natural History Museum catalog archives in August 2006. Name changed from Allied Insulators Ltd with purchase by the Fairey Group Ltd and Doulton Insulators was brought in at this time. The 1921 EMF Electrical Year Book said the company manufactured porcelain portable lamps, radio and wiring devices.
A special thanks to Caleb Thimell for supplying his list of foreign insulator companies and to Rick Soller for his input and company listing on his web site. The Doulton division was known as Allied Doulton Insulators.
Joe has the global perspective of a business executive with 28 years of military service…
and the local ties of a Newton resident who remains firmly rooted in the community he grew up in.