1800

1825

c. 1825

Enoch Robinson begins association with the New England Glass Co.

1826

Enoch Robinson & Henry Whitney: “Making glass knobs for doors”

US Patent No. 4553X

Robinson & Whitney’s glass press revolutionizes flint glass manufacturing

c. 1835

Enoch Robinson leaves Cambridge for Boston

c. 1837

G.W. Robinson & Co., 4 Richmond Street

Enoch, George, and Ezra manufacture glass knobs

1839

E. Robinson & Co. established

1850

1865

Ammi B. Young, in his journal, writes that E. Robinson & Co. “are esteemed the best locksmiths in this country.”

1867

E. Robinson hardware displayed in Paris at the Exposition Universelle d’Art et d’Industrie

1875

1881

Fourteenth Exhibition of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanics Association

Enoch Robinson is awarded a diploma and a silver medal for door and furniture trimmings, for new designs and superior workmanship.

1888

Enoch Robinson dies; his son Albert takes over the company

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