J. C. PAINE
JAS. C. PAINE. J. C. Paine was a manufacturer of stoves and tin, copper and sheet iron ware. The company also produced roofing, gutters, and water spouts on specific orders. The business was established in 1874. In 1887 there were four employees.
According to the 1878-79 through 1883 Dubuque City Directory, this business was located at 846 Main.
The 1884-1885 Dubuque City Directory gave 789 Main as the address.
See: J.C. PAINE
The Industries of Dubuque: Her Relations as a Trade Center, Dubuque: J. M. Elster and Company, Publishers, 1887, p. 76