Category Archives: Massachusetts

Herman Strater’s Hawthorne Strainer

Original Hawthorne strainers showing D. P. Sullivan’s name, the Oct. 11, 1892 patent date and the manufacturer, Manning Bowman & Co. are not easy to find these days.  Finding one with an additional name, Herman Strater & Co., Boston, is … Continue reading

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The Little Blue Sugar and Creamer

These came into my possession recently. Okay, another souvenir from Plymouth, or so I thought.  But wait; not so fast.  Again, in trying to do research on this pair, they were not to be found.  It’s as if these are the … Continue reading

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