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  • 39-77 The marker 6/23/2013 39-77 The marker 6/23/2013
  • 39-77 Evaporator Works - Rt 91 39-77 Evaporator Works - Rt 91
  • 39-77 On this site... 39-77 On this site...
  • 39-77 Richard L Semko 39-77 Richard L Semko
Title, side A
Gustave H. Grimm
Text, side A
On this site in 1882, Gustave H. Grimm (1850-1914), a German immigrant tinsmith, established the G.H. Grimm Manufacturing Company. His device, the Champion Evaporator revolutionized maple syrup production with the use of a corrugated pan which increased the efficiency of evaporating liquids such as saps. Grimm's business became the world's leading manufacturer of maple supplies. His contributions as an inventor, researcher, and manufacturer established him as a leader in the maple sugar industry.
Address
46 Ravenna St
Hudson, OH 44236
Location
The Evaporator Works, at N corner of parking lot
Coordinates
Latitude: 41.238334, Longitude: -81.438627.
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