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G. H. French and Company salt shaker

Identifier: CHC-1975-014
This collection contains a silver salt shaker.


  • circa 1900-1940


Language of Materials

This collection contains materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright status of this collection has not been evaluated.


1.25 Linear Feet (1 container)

Biographical / Historical

G.H. French and Company made sterling silver in North Attleboro, MA from circa 1920 to 1939. They were bought out by the Elmore Silver Company.
"American Sterling Silver Hallmarks - Alphabetical Listing of Makers: Fo-Fz." American Sterling Silver Marks. Accessed November 30, 2017.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was deposited with the Chattanooga History Center on an unknown date by an unknown source. The Chattanooga History Center donated this accession to the Chattanooga Public Library and University of Tennessee at Chattanooga on 2017 June 12.

Processing Information

Processing of this collection is complete.
Support for processing this collection was funded, in part, by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Faculty Grants program in 2017.


G.H. French and Company salt shaker
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Repository Details

Part of the Chattanooga History Collections repository

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