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Biographical Sketch of Harry C. Gammeter

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Gammeter, Harry C.; inventor; born, Akron, O., Feb. 27, 1870; son of Christian and Anna Mauerhover Gammeter; public school education in Akron and Buchtel College and Case School of Applied Science; married, Oct. 25, 1905, Miss and F. Frye; issue, two children, Electa L. and Harry F.; traveled for seven years studying modern methods of manufacturing; worked for the United Typewriting & Supplies Co.; recognized the need of a duplicating machine for business purposes; became associated with H. C. Osborne, and the Multigraph machine was developed; in 1902, a company was formed; now has 65 offices and employs 600 men; mechanical expert American Multigraphing Co.; stockholder and director the Lake Erie Forging Co.; Republican; Episcopalian; member Chamber of Commerce, Business Men’s Club, Y. M. C. A., Aero Club of America, and pres. The Aero Club of Cleveland; member Engineers and Manufacturers’ Club. Recreations: Out-door Sports, such as Motoring, Yachting, Fishing and Tennis.

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The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. Web. 1 December 2015. - Last updated on Mar 11th, 2012

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