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John B Stetson

Elbert Hubbard

John B Stetson

by Elbert Hubbard

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Published by Roy Crofters in East Avrora, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stetson, John B.,
  • Hats.,
  • New Jersey -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    RNJ 87667

    StatementElbert Hubbard.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesLittle journeys to the homes of great business men
    The Physical Object
    Pagination53 p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20940056M

    The Boss of the Plains was a lightweight all-weather hat designed in by John B. Stetson for the demands of the American was intended to be durable, waterproof and elegant. This design and the term "Stetson" eventually became all-but-interchangeable with what later became known as .   John B. transformed hat-making from a manual to a mechanized industry. He introduced iron cutting and shaping machines, improving quality control." By , almost a decade after Stetson died, the company employed 5, people in Philadelphia and turned out million hats a year, reports author Michael Mink.

    Stetson is a brand of hat manufactured by the John B. Stetson Company. Founded in , John B. Stetson Company began when John B. Stetson headed west and created the original hat of the pioneering American West, the “ Boss of the Plains ”.Industry: Retail.   This fascinating, detailed book provides a sweeping survey of the hats produced by the company whose name is synonymous with cowboys and the Wild West. Surprisingly, though, the John B. Stetson Company was based in Philadelphia and produced all Brand: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.

    Stetson Bowler/6 7/8 Stetson Black Derby/John B. Stetson Co./Grand Prize Paris/J B Peterson & Son's Tailors, Jamestown, NY Queenofhearts 5 out of 5 stars. In , with $ in his pocket, John Batterson Stetson rented a small room, bought the tools he needed and $10 worth of fur; and the John B. Stetson Hat Company was born. A year later the “Hat of the West” or the now famous “Boss of the Plains” hat was born and the name Stetson was on its way to becoming the mark of.


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Has some pics in it as well. Not sure what the cover is made of but its crumbly like old Rating: % positive. John B. Stetson was one of 12 children of Stephen and Susan Batterson Stetson. He was born in in Orange, New Jersey. His father was a hatter and John left school early to learn the hatter's trade.

He soon became ill and was sent to Colorado until his health on: Camphor Lane DeLand, FL, United States. but the greatly simplified tale does not begin to tell the story of John B. Stetson. Although Stetson was a successful 19th century entrepreneur, his story is not well-documented by historians.

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John B. Stetson University Bulletin, Vol. 44 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from John B. Stetson University Bulle. Wikipedia Biographical Summary: John Batterson Stetson (May 5, - Febru ) was a U.S.

hatter, hat manufacturer, and, in the s, the inventor of the cowboy hat. He founded the John B. Stetson Company as a manufacturer of headwear; the company's hats are now commonly referred to simply as en: George Henry Stetson, John Batterson Stetson, Jr.

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As I wrote back to a reader who is putting together a book on Mr. Stetson, "As you and I know real well, John B. Stetson is the American West personified in a single item. Yes, the cowboy hat. People might think of horses and Colt Peacemakers, they might think of covered wagons, Indians, and even John Wayne.

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His employees also had the advantage of having a "medical department" on site. The company also had a building association which helped workers purchase their own homes. In Stetson devised and put into operation a profit-sharing plan for his : West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala.

Stetson University was founded in by Henry Addison DeLand, a New York philanthropist, as DeLandthe Florida Legislature enacted the Charter of DeLand University as an independent institution of higher learning.

DeLand University's name was changed in to honor hat manufacturer John B. Stetson, a benefactor of the university, who served with town founder, Henry A Campus: DeLand, Florida, Celebration, Florida.

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