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Other Items Made by Prime and Subcontractors

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    Posted: May 12 2018 at 8:27am
Before, during and after the war, prime and subcontractors made a variety of things. Hoping other members will add

Sprague and Carleton (Carbine Stocks)






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Had to turn over our piano bench. It is a 1918 Charles Parker Co.
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A piano bench? Man, they made everything. I've got a vise made by the Charles Parker Co just after the Civil War!
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Fine looking pieces of wood. Something to keep an eye out for when attending a local auction.

Another subcontractor

Milton Bradley

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Robert Irwin 

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https://www.irwinseating.com/
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Another nice example painter.

Sticking with the stock maker theme:

Hillerich & Bradsby

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