E. H. & F.H. Tighe, Detroit Mich.

Small monocular microscope, c. 1890

E.H. & F.H. Tighe, Detroit Mich.. Small monocular microscope, c. 1890 E.H. & F.H. Tighe, Detroit Mich.. Small monocular microscope, c. 1890
 E.H. & F.H. Tighe, Detroit Mich., c. 1890

This firm was started by two brothers Edward & Frederick Tighe. They were born in Canada to Irish parents. They emigrated to the US in the 1870's where they later set up an optical business. The Tighe firm was active for only about 10 years. It has been said that they worked closely with the Gundlach Optical Co. of Rochester, New York.

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