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Hurlburt W. Smith

Smith-Corona (L. C.) Typewriter Company

1924 - 1933

Fabricated Goods

1920 b. 1865
Born-Died1865 - 1951
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - 1920

Taking the reigns from his older brother Wilbert, Hurlburt Smith continued to grow Smith Corona through acquisitions, helping it become one of the leading typewriter and office machine producers in the United States. Hurlburt was also responsible for helping his family gain a large controlling interest in Crucible Steel.