Donovan, Michall F.; manufacturer; born, Corning, N. Y., 1863; son of John and Mary Leary Donovan; educated, Corning, N. Y.; married, Auburn, N. Y., 1905, Margaret Holmes; learned the printer’s trade, starting when 14, and worked at it for eight years, working in large cities of New York State, Syracuse, Albany, Troy and New York City; became interested in the manufacture and sale of typewriting machines in 1885; in 1892, started the making of typewriter ribbons in Cleveland; later added the making of carbon papers; see’y and treas. The Buckeye Ribbon and Carbon Co.; member Cleveland Credit Men’s Ass’n
Biographical Sketch of Michall F. Donovan
MLA Source Citation:The Book of Clevelanders: A Biographical Dictionary of Living Men of the City of Cleveland. Burrows Book Company. 1914. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 20 August 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/ohio/biographical-sketch-of-michall-f-donovan.htm - Last updated on Mar 13th, 2012
Categories: New York, Ohio
Locations: Albany County NY, Albany New York, Auburn New York, Cayuga County NY, Cleveland Ohio, Corning New York, Cuyahoga County OH, New York County NY, New York New York, Onondaga County NY, Rensselaer County NY, Steuben County NY, Syracuse New York, Troy New York
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