in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1208 words.
Hammond, George Henry (05 May 1838–29 December 1886), meatpacker, was born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, the son of John Hammond, a carpenter and joiner, and Sarah Huston. He attended common...