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Author Topic: A 19th Century Australian Glass-maker  (Read 1131 times)

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Sklounion

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A 19th Century Australian Glass-maker
« on: March 22, 2008, 01:48:04 PM »
Hi,
For our friends in the Southern Hemisphere:
http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/AS10420b.htm
Some Crown Crystal Glass Pty Ltd interest in the last paragraph.....
Regards,
Marcus

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Re: A 19th Century Australian Glass-maker
« Reply #1 on: March 24, 2008, 01:45:18 PM »
Thanks, Marcus. I hadn't seen that biography. The same site has an interesting (and useful) bio of William "Gunboat" Smith - so I must now dig through the site for others. The Ross article shows how the (un)regulated industry worked back then! Larger factories would consume competitors wherever possible.

 

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