Johnson Urbana Torch, circa. 1902. The Johnson Manufacturing company was established in 1902 in Urbana, Ohio. The company produced a variety of hand crafted tools for use in railroad lines across America. They included oiling cans, torches, a variety of lighting tools, signaling devices and other associated equipment. The company changed their focus from railroads to the trucking industry in 1939.
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Johnson Manufacturing Company, "Johnson Urbana Torch" (2021). Morehead History & Railroad Museum Lantern Collection. 50.
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