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Enos M. Barton

Western Electric Company

1886 - 1908

Computers & Electronics

pre-1900 b. 1842
Born-Died1842 - 1916
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherWhite Collar Worker
Era - pre-1900

In 1872, Barton co-founded Western Electric Manufacturing Company. In 1881, the company was reorganized as the Western Electric Company and licensed under the Bell patents to manufacture instruments for AT&T. Barton oversaw the international expansion of Western Electric from its inception.