Cyrus Dolph patented and sold his safelock metal shingles, designed to be more reliable and water-tight than traditional shingles. They also required fewer repairs.
Canada Motor Company
A car company that produced expensive vehicles similar to Cadillacs. They were unable to keep up with American competition and shut down.
Privy Seat Patent
An 1886 patent for an attachment to a privy (outhouse) seat which would close the hole of the seat until the user was seated there.
Pioneer Button Works
Emil Vogelsang built his button factory named "Canadian Ivory Button Factory" in 1879