Ghost Signs

  49 Adelaide Street (West)
  Address:

49 Adelaide Street (West)

  Ghost Sign Transcribed:
  • Jacob Crowley MFG. CO. LTD.
  History:

Jacob Crowley

Jacob Crowley was founded in 1919 by Ben Jacob and John Crowley. By the Second World War, the company had grown to over 200 employees, producing 75,000 coats for Canada’s air force and navy between 1940 and 1945. The company is now defunct but Tan Jay, one of their most popular brands, is still a product line produced by the Nygard company.

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