Huron Handle and Lumber Company


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
De Forest A. Stratton was the president of the Huron Handle and Lumber Company, while H.P. Cheney was Vice-President and Charles Cheney was Secretary/Treasurer. In 1899, the Huron Handle and Leather Company produced 4,000,000 broom handles. The Company office was located in the Masonic Block.
Notes:
Much hardwood was used to make tool handles.
Inscriptions:
"Cheney & Stratton Handle Mill, started December 17, 1896"
Date of Original:
c 1897
Dimensions:
Width: 5685 px
Height: 4405 px
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 5685px
Image Height: 4405px
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Cheney, H.P. ; Cheney, Charles ; Stratton, De Forest
Corporate Name(s):
Huron Handle and Lumber Company
Collection:
Fred Trelfa Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Approximate location of Huron Handle Co. Office:
    Michigan, United States
    fltLatitude: 45.0620361771762
    Latitude: 45.0620361771762 Longitude: -83.4338657989501
Donor:
Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Fred Trelfa Collection, Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

Huron Handle and Lumber Company
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Huron Handle and Lumber Company


De Forest A. Stratton was the president of the Huron Handle and Lumber Company, while H.P. Cheney was Vice-President and Charles Cheney was Secretary/Treasurer. In 1899, the Huron Handle and Leather Company produced 4,000,000 broom handles. The Company office was located in the Masonic Block.