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Boag Ribboncraft, Boag, Inc., and Boag Studios Story

Book 5

Susan Wildemuth, Atkinson, IL

Timeline of Boag Ribboncraft, Boag, Inc., and Boag Studios

Elgin, Illinois and River Forest, Illinos

(1914-1916-1933)

 

Established:                    Boag Ribboncraft Company

                                      Between 1914-1916

                                      Founder:  Ellen Roak Boag 

Incorporated:                  Boag Ribboncraft Company

                                      March 24, 1916

Name Change:                Boag Inc.

                                      April 16, 1929

                                      Owners: Ellen (Boag) and Henry Porter

                                    

George R. Boag              Starts own quilt line

Leaves Mom’s                1932

Company   

Corporation Dissolved:    Boag Inc.

                                       Spring/Summer 1933

                                       Ellen Roak Boag Porter

                                       Retires to Florida

 

Collingbourne Mills,         Purchased George R. Boag’s

Inc.                                 Quilt Line

Elgin, Illinois                    Named Boag Studios

                                       February 1936

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