The Chris Smith & Sons Boat Company was founded in 1874 by Chris Smith in Algonoc, Michigan. Its industry was wooden boat manufacturing and its headquarters remained in Algonoc, Michigan. It became defunct in 1960 when it merged with the NAFI Corporation.
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Chris Smith & Sons Boat Company (1922-1930)
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