Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
American Aristotype Company
An ornate red brick building here was the
office of American Aristotype Company. Founded
in 1889, its factories manufactured a fine early
collodian paper which helped revolutionize
the photographic industry. The operation was
later acquired by Eastman Kodak Company.
Erected 1986 by Jamestown Centennial Committee, State of New York.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
Location. 42° 5.39′ N, 79° 14.23′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on Prospect Street 0.1 miles north of Prather Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Marker is one lot north of the intersection at a wooded area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of Reuben E. Fenton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of William J. Maddox (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the New York State Armory (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lost NeighborhoodQuaker School (approx. ¼ mile away); First Campus of Jamestown Community College (approx. ¼ mile away); Public Market (approx. ¼ mile away); Brooklyn Square (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 15, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.