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Grubb, J. C. & Co.

Name Street Town State From To
Grubb, J. C. & Co.   Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1839 1847
Grubb, J. C. & Co. 76 Market Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1847 1855
Grubb, J. C. & Co.   Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1855 1861
Grubb, J. C. & Co. 236 Market Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 1861  
Grubb, J. C. & Co.   Philadelphia Pennsylvania   1887


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Hardware merchant, wholesale and retail included making, as well as importing of guns and pistols in 1861. Partnership win John McLaughlin and Samuel WInchester in 1867 which already ended in 1868.

In 1868 and 1869 thy annouced itself as Gun & Pistol Makers.
In 1870 as Guns, Firearms & Guns Materials.
From 1872 to 1879 again Gun & Pistol Makers.
In 1880 the focus of activities shifted to Sporting Goods and Guns & Pistols dropped entirely in 1887.

From 1839 - 1860 the company was located at 76, High Street (later Market Street). In 1861 they moved to 236 Market Street and in 1870 to 712 Market Street.

.41 o r.42 caliber percussion, single shot pistol in derringer style, lock marked J.C. Grubb. A view hundreds were manufactured between 1860 and 1870.