Category Archives: Wm. A. Rogers

William A. Jameson and William A. Rogers

Lets start around 1880 at a toy business  on Vesey Street in New York City associated with a James W. Smith and a William A. Rogers. William lives at 158 Dean Street in Brooklyn. In the NY City Directory of 1886 he … Continue reading

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Some 19th Century Flatware Patterns

As I’ve researched flatware patterns over the years, I’ve compiled information which I wanted easy access to…thus this post.  I hope it helps you as it has helped (and will continue to help) me.  I’ll be updating it periodically. Following … Continue reading

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Mother’s Story

As I might have mentioned in other posts, I love to research the history of items that I list at my Etsy shop.  Usually that research results in a definite identification of the subject of the search.  In other cases, … Continue reading

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