Person record: SCHOENNER, Jean (fl.1870s-1910s)
|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Relevance of this person||proprietor of lantern, slide and toy manufacturing business |
|Main period of activity||1870s-1910s|
Son of a Nuremberg drafting instrument maker, educated as an engineer at the major electrical firm of Schukert. Founded his own workshop 1875 specifically to make magic lanterns and model steam engines.Factory in Gostenhof also produced detailed models of contemporary machine tools, transport models and scientific instruments, including patented model printing press.
|date unknown||born at||unknown location|
|date unknown ||founder||Schoenner, Jean|
|1875||founder||Mechanisch-optische Spielwaren-Fabrik Jean Schoenner|
|date unknown||died at||unknown location|
|Texts linked to this person||Catalogues (1)|
Jean Schoenner, Jubiläums-Katalaog 1875-1900: Mechanisch-optische Spielwaren Fabrik (Nuremberg: Schoenner, Jean, 1900)
|Lucerna ID no. 6003785||Record created by Deac Rossell and Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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