1862 : Lake Superior Safety Fuse Company Launched

December 19, 2021 all-day

After perfecting a fuse making machine and scoring a patent, Joseph Blight and Thomas Dunstone, with financial backing from Richard Uren, start the Lake Superior Safety Fuse Company in Eagle River, Michigan, which continued operations all the way to 1957.

Sources :

Pasty Central Day in History

Russsell M. Magnaghi, Upper Peninsula of Michigan: A History

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