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Alken, Sefferin (1717–1782)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 3 words.

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Cure, Cornelius (d. 1608/9)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 3 words.

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Cure family (per. c. 1540–c. 1620), masons and sculptors

Adam White.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 943 words.

Cure family (per. c. 1540–c. 1620), masons and sculptors, worked in London. William Cure the elder (1514/15–1579) was born in Holland and was brought over to England in 1541 or...

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Cure the elder, William (1514/15–1579)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 3 words.

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Cure the younger, William (d. 1632)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 3 words.

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Dagnall, Charles (d. 1774?), colliery owner and ivory comb maker

John Langton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Sculpture and Carving. 821 words.

Dagnall, Charles (d. 1774?), colliery owner and ivory comb maker, is a figure about whom biographical details are sparse. He lived at Eccleston on the edge of what became the industrial...

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Gosset, Isaac (1713–1799), frame maker and wax modeller

Matthew Craske and Lesley Craske.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 938 words.

Gosset, Isaac (1713–1799), frame maker and wax modeller, was born in St Helier, Jersey, on 2 May 1713, the sixth and posthumous son of Jean Gosset and his wife, Suzanne d'Allain. His...

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Hardman, John (1767–1844), button maker and medallist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 3 words.

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Rattee, James (1820–1855), woodcarver and mason

G. C. Boase.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Forms; Sculpture and Carving; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Construction. 398 words.

Rattee, James (1820–1855), woodcarver and mason, was born at Fundenhall, Norfolk. Of his parents, nothing is known. He was apprenticed to a carpenter and joiner of Norwich, named Ollett. He...

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Smith, Alan Verner [Sam] (1908–1983), toymaker and sculptor

Halina Pasierbska.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Sculpture and Carving. 1161 words.

Smith, Alan Verner [Sam] (1908–1983), toymaker and sculptor, was born on 27 July 1908 at 118 Hill Lane, Shirley, Southampton, the son of Edwin Thomas Smith, a steamship captain, and Alice...

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