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Dating Buttons

 Here's a way to date the buttons that you find.

  BUTTON BACKMARK INFORMATION

THE SCOVILL COMPANY

ABEL PORTER & CO 1802-1811

LEVENWORTH, HAYDEN & SCOVILL 1811-1827

 J.M.L. & W.H. SCOVILL 1827-1840

SCOVILLS 1827-1840

SCOVILLS & CO. 1840-1850

SCOVILL MANUFACTURING CO. 1850-1960

THE FOLLOWING ARE VARIATIONS DATING FROM 1850-1865

SCOVILL MG. CO. / SUPERFINE

SCOVILL MG. CO. / WATURBURY CT.

SCOVILL MF'G CO. WATURBURY CT.

SCOVILL MF'G CO. WATURBURY

SCOVILL MFG CO. WATURBURY CT.

THE WATURBURY COMPANY

AARON BENEDICT 1812-1823

A. BENEDICT & CO. 1823-1829

BENEDICT & COE 1829-1834

BENEDICT & BURNHAM 1834-1843

BENEDICT & BURNHAM MFG CO. 1843-1849

WATERBURY BUTTON CO. 1849-1965

WATERBURY COS 1965-PRESENT

THE ROBINSON COMPANY

OBED AND OTIS ROBINSON 1812-1826

RICHARD ROBINSON & CO. 1826-1828

ROBINSON, JONES & CO. 1828-1836

R. & W. ROBINSON 1836-1848

D. EVANS & CO. 1848-1945

THE HORSTMANN COMPANY

W. H. HORSTMANN / PHILA. 1820-1850

W. H. HORSTMANN / NEW YORK 1820-1837

W. H. HORSTMANN & SONS 1843-1863

W. H. HORSTMANN & CO. / PHILA. 1864-1866

W. H. HORSTMANN & CO. / NEW YORK 1837-1847

HORSTMANN BROS & CO. / PHILA 1859-1863

HORSTMANN BROS & CO. / NEW YORK 1850-1852

HORSTMANN BROS & ALLIEN 1852-1877

HORSTMANN BROS & DRUCKER 1844-1850

HORSTMANN / PHILADELPHIA 1893-1935

OTHER COMPANIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER BY SURNAME

H. V. ALLIEN & CO. 1877-1948

E. ARMFIELD & SON 1790-1855

GEORGE ARMITAGE 1799-1826

E. A. ARMSTRONG 1890-1899

JOSIAH BALDWIN 1804

G. BOGETT 1825-1832

JOHN BOYLAN 1850-1880'S

CAIRN & CO. 1795-1810

CANFIELD BROS & CO. 1840-1860'S

CARTER / LOMBARD STREET LONDON 1790'S

WILLIAM CRUMPTON 1807-1823

CULLEN BROWN 1840'S

CUMNER JONES & CO. 1890-1950

THOMAS N. DALE & CO. 1870'S

DEMOULIN BROS & CO. 1900-PRESENT

DEVLIN & CO. 1860'S

EARLE, LEE & CO. 1820'S

EVANS & HASSAL 1860-1868

FECHHEIMER & CO. 1870'S

FIRMIN & SON 1790'S; 1823-1840

FIRMIN & WESTALL 1800-1811

FIRMIN & LANGDALE 1812-1823

P & S FIRMIN 1840-1875

FIRMIN & SONS LD 1875-?

J. R. GAUNT & SON 1870-?

GEORGE FLOYD 1840'S

GODDARD & BRO. 1860'S

JACOB GMINDER 1858

HAMMOND TURNER & DICKINSON 1790-1800

HAMMOND TURNER & SONS 1823-1865

CLARENCE A. HART 1880'S

T. H. HASLUCK 1825-1850

HENDERSON, AMES CO. 1890-PRSENT

HIEBERGER 1890-1900

IVES KENDRICK & CO. 1830'S

IVES SCOTT & CO. 1830'S

CHARLES JENNENS 1805-1815

W. H. JONES 1830'S

KENDRICK & CO. 1830'S

D. KLEIN & BRO 1870-1880

LAMBERT & MAST 1850-1865

LANE & CO. 1840'S

WM. LANG 1850'S

 LEAVENWORTH & CO. 1830'S

 LEAVENWORTH & KENDRICK 1830'S

THOMAS LEDSAM 1800-1850

LEWIS & TOMES 1820-1832

 M. C. LILLEY 1870'S

J. M. LITCHFIELD 1880-1895

J. MANN 1800-1843

A. C. MARIEN & CO. 1870-1880'S

ROBERT MARTIN 1798-1809

R. H. MAXWELL & CO. 1844

W. G. MINTZER 1858-1870

S. N. MEYER 1890-1925

M. L. & CO. 1805-1808

I. MOORE & CO. 1800-1830

B. PASQUALE 1890'S

A. M. PEASLEY 1808-1825

PETTIBONE MFG CO. 1880-1920

WILLIAM PINCHIN 1827-1840

T. POTTS 1785-1835

E. E. PRITCHARD 1840-1850

JACOB REEDS SONS 1880

GILES RICHARDS 1812

RIDABOCK & CO. 1880-1940

SCHUYLER HARTLEY & GRAHAM 1854-1840

SHANNON MILLER & CRANE 1865-1892

GEO. W. SIMMONS & CO. 1850-1870

G. SMITH 1845

WM. H. SMITH 1845

W & R SMITH 1790-1832

A. W. SPIES 1825-1834

STEELE & JOHNSON 1858-1875

STEELE & JOHNSON MFG CO. 1875-1920

TOMES & MELVAIN CO. 1830'S

U. S. BUTTON CO. 1837

HENRY VANWART 1820-?

WADHAMS, COE & CO. 1830'S

WADHAMS, WEBSTER & CO. 1840'S

WADHAMS & CO. 1847

WILLIAM WALLIS 1880-1828

WALTON BROS 1860'S

WANAMAKER & BROWN 1860'S

WISON & STELLWAGON 1868-1873

J. H. WILSON 1873-1904

WISE, BEILLY HYDE & CO. 1820-1830

WISHART, N. YORK 1812

YOUNG SMITH & CO. 1830-1858

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