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

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameErnst PLANK
Gendermale
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.  
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
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