In operation 1880
“New Pottery on the Co-operative Plan. — A party of operative potters, sanitary and druggists’ ware makers, have formed a company and will start a pottery on the co-operative plan, at Millham. The small pottery formerly occupied by Willet Hicks, will be remodelled and enlarged, for which the architectural plans have already been issued. Building will be commenced on Monday. The new company will be known as ‘The Enterprise.'”
— “New Pottery on the Co-operative Plan.” Trenton State Gazette, Saturday, February 21, 1880.
Federal Census of New Jersey. 1880. Industrial Schedules. On file, New Jersey State Archives, Trenton, New Jersey.
“New Pottery on the Co-operative Plan.” Trenton State Gazette, Saturday, February 21, 1880.
Other firms at this site:
W. Hicks & Co.; Willet Hicks
Historic Street Address:
New York Avenue near Olden Avenue
|Name in census||W. Hicks & Co.|
|Number of hands||11|
|Males above 16||8|
|May to Nov hours||10|
|Nov to May hours||10|
|Total wages in year||1500|
|Full time months||12|
|Value of raw material||2440|
|Value of product||6000|