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  • Subject contains "Wakefield Rattan Company (Wakefield, Mass.)"

Description: "The rattan industry, brought to South Reading by Cyrus Wakefield, was more than just a manufacturing operation. It is the reason Wakefield is what it is today. Founded by Mr. Wakefield in 1856, the…[More]

Date: ca. 1890 - 1899
Description: "Although the Wakefield Rattan Company was best known for first manufacturing rattan into skirt reeds and baskets, and later into cane for chair seats, chairs, car seats, cradles, flower stands and a…[More]