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Bishop, J. Leander (John Leander), 1820-1868 / A history of American manufactures from 1608 to 1860 : exhibiting the origin and growth of the principal mechanic arts and manufactures, from the earliest colonial period to the adoption of the Constitution ; and comprising annals of the industry of the United States in machinery, manufactures and useful arts, with a notice of the important inventions, tariffs, and the results of each decennial census
Volume 3 (1868)

Manufactures of Cincinnati, Ohio,   pp. 459-467


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460                                MANUFACTURES OF CINCINNATI.
CINCINNATI-Continued.
No. of                                                                   Value of
Establish-      Capital          Cost of Raw        Male       Female         Annual
Manufactures.                      ments.       Invested.           material.       hands.       hands.       Product.
Britannia Ware..................               2......     47,000......      31,980 ......     43......      ......      84,000
Brooms......................................   5......     10.200......      23,895 ......     44......      ......      65,250
Brushes.........................               8......     26,450......      36,065 ......     79......      ......      71,810
Burning Fluid............................      1......       6,000......      6,500 ......      2......      ......       8.000
Carpenters' Tools.................             1......       2,000......      6,340 ......     10......      ......      25,000
Carpets.........................                3......        050......      3,206 ......     15......      ......       9,796
Carriages...................................  27          178,612          172,844......     447......      1......     484.450
"      Children's ...................    .      .      2,600......       2,500......     15......       ......      10,100
Cars ..........................................  1         12.000......        3,700   ....    30......      ......     22.500
Car Wheels......................               1            50.000           40.000            20......     ......      75,000
Chemicals.........     .        .............  4          141000            86.000 ......     4S......      ......     165,20
Cigars and Tobacco.....................      107......    166,800......    225,053......     632......      ......     615,856
Clocks..........................                1......        600......        300 ......      1......      ......         900
Clothing....................................  222...... 2,200.900...... 3,076,571.         5,016.      4,963          6,381,190
"     Ladies' Cloaks, &c...........        2......     27,000            41,225           80...............          74.000
Coffee and Spices, Ground............          4          101,2 0......     412,520            52......     ......     519,300
Coffins, Metallic..................            1           80,000......      34,300 ......     co......      ......    153.000
Confectionery...................                           67,850          165,219             80......  31......    249,502
Cooperage......................               96......    81.250......     130,665......     572......     ......     396,442
Copperomithing...................               5......    33,650......      45,305 ......     21......      ......      77,565
Cordage.........................                7......    62.000......      62,975......    119......      ......     119,200
Cotton Goods.....................              3......    165.000......     236,600......   195......   190......      420.500
Cutlery.........................                6......      6,200 ......      3,270......     19......      ......      16,800
Drugs and Medicines.............              11......     27,400......      52,092 ......     31......      ......     121,906
Dyeing and Printing..............               2......        600......      1,425 ......      3......      ......       4,700
Fertilizers.......................             1......      1,500......       2,000 ......      4......      ......       6,400
Fire Arms..................................    1......         200 ......        600......      3......      ......       2,500
Flour and Meal..................              312......    1.910...... 1,432,057......       113......      ......   1,773,003
Flour Sacks............. .................2                  7,000......     18,130 ......      7......      ......      23,500
Furnaces, Heating................               2......    24,000......      13,100 ......     20......     .......     39.003
Furniture......................                48...... 1,032,886......    559,516...... 1,840......      43......    1,830,116
"       Bedsteads...............          4......    199,400......    103,170......     332.......     ......    377,570
"       Chairs.................          18......    352,000......      77,766 ......   406......       ... .     352,685
Gas............................................  1.....  1,017,350......    52,650......     200......     ......     302.000
Gas Fixturea..............................      1......      4,200......      2,720 ......      9......      ......      12,000
Gasometers, &c.        ...................      2          17,000......      24.000            37......  .......        43,500
Glass-staining ....................             2......      8,000......     10.000 ......     10......      ......      17,000
Gloves, Buckskin.................              1             2,000......      1,C00......      4          10......       7,000
Glue.........................................3,,           45,000......      22.000 ......     29......      ......      40,400
Gold Leaf....................................        .       2,750......      9.600......       8......      ......      18,000
Grates ..........................              2.......    24,000......      13,06.            50......     ......      85,000
Hames .......................................3               7,000......       6,Io  ......    24......      ......      18,300
Hardware-Files.........................         1    ..        100......          75......      4......      .....        2,496
Bedstead Fasteners.............         1......      6,000             1,440 ......     3......      ......       7,040
Building and Saddlery..           .     1......     20,000......     22,680 ......     50......       ......    120.000
Planes.....................             2......      6,700......       5,40            13......     ......     13.000
Squares, Bevels, &c..........           1......      2,000......       2,000 ......     8......       ......       7,000
Hats and Caps............................     20           73,000......      91,742            60......    50......     199,432
Hosiery.........................               8......       9.500           10,955            19......    13......      26.950
Ink, Printing..............................    1             1,000......      1,088......       I......      ......       3.600
"   Writing..............................    1             2,000            2.800......       8......     1            15,000
Instruments-Dental and Surgical                 6......    16,300......      11.405 ......     23......       ......     31,400
"      Optical and Philosophical          3           17,500......      4000......       13......      ......      16.000
Iron, Bar....................................   1......   120.000           140.000......     120......      ......    20000
Founding..................              9......    640 500......    373,624......     915......      ......    920,000
u    Perforated.........................     1            4.000            6,508 ......      5......      ......       8,750
Railing.....................            4......     24,100......      76,015......    103......      ......    168,785
Ivory, Black.....................               1......      5.000......       2,000 ......     6......      ......        6,000
Japanned Tinware................                1......     25,000......     32800......       75......      ......    100,000
J.ewelry ........................             10......      26,600......     39,700 ......     43......       ......     80,800
Ladders, Patent...........................      1......      2.000......       7,500 ......     4......      ......      12,500
Lead and Lead Pipe.....................         1......    25,000......      50,000 ......      5......      ......      90,000
Leather .....................................  31......   570,300......     699,141......     311......     I......   1,093,941
Lenther Belting and Hose............            3......    18,600......      41,450 ......     16......      ......      77,000
Lichtning Rods...................               3......    14,000......      28,685            15......      ......      50,00
Liquors, Distilled.................             9......   316,000......     404.141......     120......     ......     818,00
Rectified and Manufact'd           48......   517.00...... 2,350,947......       173......     ......   2,837,009
Malt ............................  38......    940,'92......    419,107......     318......     1......     981,237
Lithography ...............................    1......     10.000......      12.500......      28......    1......      3.000
Locksmitbing and Bell-hanging...              10           4S.00             381               56..........  ......      67,671
Looking-glasses & Picture Frames.               6......     40200......      37.654 ......     94......      .....,     131.075
Lumber, Planed..........................        5......   131,000......     288,420......     123......      ......    400,520
S Sawed..................                18......    253,100......     310.2 0......    177......      ......    48.9.37
Machinery, Steam       Engines, &c            39...... 1,057,200......     810,294...... 1,414......        ......   2,081.300
Malt...........................................3           40,000......     115,800 ......     19......      ......     164,000


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