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Salon: The Rise and Fall of American Manufacturing

Presented by Providence Athenaeum and Rhode Island Historical Society at Providence Athenaeum, Providence RI

Oct 07 2016
Salon: The Rise and Fall of American Manufacturing

For almost 150 years, Brown & Sharpe was a Providence cornerstone, employing thousands of workers and changing the physical landscape of the city. Join author Gerald Carbone and Rhode Island Historical Society Executive Director C. Morgan Grefe as they discuss the revolutionary, global business that helped reshape American industry. Carbone’s forthcoming book, Brown & Sharpe: The Partnership that Shaped the World (working title), traces the story of this industrial giant through the lives of

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