Person record: PLANK, Ernst  (fl.1860s-1930s)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameErnst PLANK
Relevance of this personproprietor of lantern and slide manufacturing business 
Main period of activity1860s-1930s
Short biographyFounder 1866 of tin toy company in Nuremberg which made innovative, improved toy lanterns plus simplified steam engines, locomotives, and ships.  
date unknownborn atunknown location
1866founderErnst Plank
date unknowndied atunknown location
Lucerna ID no. 6003786Record created by Deac Rossell and Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016

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