Procter & Gamble factory photograph   Save
Works Progress Administration, Ohio Guide Photographs
Description: This image shows an aerial view of the Procter & Gamble factories in Cincinnati, Ohio. The company was founded by William Procter, a candle maker from England, and James Gamble, a soap maker from Ireland. The two men had married sisters, Olivia and Elizabeth Norris, respectively. Alexander Norris, their father-in-law, persuaded the men to form a business. On October 31, 1837, Procter & Gamble was formed. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL06449
Subjects: Procter & Gamble Company; Manufacturing industries--Ohio; Cincinnati (Ohio)
Places: Cincinnati (Ohio); Hamilton County (Ohio)