South Milwaukee, WI - Goes back to at least 1888.
According to "History of Milwaukee City & County, Volume 2," Rupert A Nourse is president of Midland Co. (unsure of year?). This article also notes that he is a Director at the Line Material Company, which readers should recognize from the history of Milwaukee Tool & Forge in our mechanics tool section. This publication identifies the Midland Company as "manufacturers of saddlery hardware, automobile accessories and wrought chain."
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