Person record: FALK, Johann  (fl.1880s-1930s)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameJohann FALK
Relevance of this personproprietor of lantern and slide making business 
Main period of activity1880s-1930s
Short biographySalesman for Georges Carette & Co. before 1895; opened own factory for manufacture of tin toys, especially magic lanterns and slides, 1895. Firm sold to the Schaller Brothers in 1935 under threat of expropriation by National Socialist authorities on political grounds. 
date unknownborn atunknown location
1895employeeGeorges Carette & Co.
1895-1935owner/proprietorJohann Falk
date unknowndied atunknown location
Lucerna ID no. 6003784Record created by Deac Rossell and Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016