Cortland Wrench Company

Cortland Wrench Company (Cortland, NY) - ca. 1897 - Factory burned 1/20/1898 and the officers at that time were J. H. Wallace, W. W. Hout, and P. B. Canfield.  The article on the fire notes the company was started a year prior.  The company was started to manufacture a bicycle wrench patent of Phillip B. Canfield, patent #575,592.