David Barclay Adams

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    Part of Letter from Ebenezer Hanks, Chapman Duncan, and Seth M. Blair, 27 July 1871

    Excerpt:
    Chapman Duncan and Seth M Blair Derictors commenced as Early as June 1868 to Erect furnaces to smelt Iron Oar ^ore^ and reduce the same to a marketable condition. The first and second years were principally devoted to searching for a material from which we could manufacture a fire proof brick or furnace lining in which we have succeeded and, the building of furnaces, opening, of roads, and Querries, and Exper- ementing on Oars ^ores^ fluxing material, E[x]ctra. During this period of time we were Experimenting and until we ...