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Cincinnati Company Profiles and Histories

This guide includes Cincinnati company profiles and histories

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WARDWAY FUELS INC. [ORBIS PROFILE]

Williams, Brian. Propane Boom Fueled Growth at Wardway Inc. Cincinnati Post 5 January 1993.

WARM (JDL) COMPANY  [ORBIS PROFILE]

The J. & E. Warm Company: Building Construction, General Contractors, Cincinnati, Ohio. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Company,1935. 36 Leaves.

Demeropolis, Tom. Warm makes move into development, names first project

WARSTEINER IMPORTERS AGENCY INC. [ORBIS PROFILE] 

Phillips, Bob. "Keeping Focus". Beverage Aisle 15 August 2002,  p.54.

WASHING SYSTEMS INC. [ORBIS PROFILE] 

McNair, James. Washing Systems Poised for Take Off. Cincinnati Enquirer, 9 November 2003.

WASSLER MEATS [ORBIS PROFILE]

kbackscheider, Kurt.  Wasslers continue 120-year-old family business. Cincinnati.com 2 January 2015.

WAYFAIR INC [ORBIS PROFILE]

Tweh, Bowdeya. CVG leases land for large Wayfair distribution center. Cincinnati.com 26 August 2015.

WAYNE TOWNSHIP AGRICULTURE

Business & Industry in Butler County. Wayne Township Agriculture History.

WEBER (PETER) SALOON

Business & Industry in Butler County. Weber (Peter) Saloon History. 

WELLMANN'S BRANDS

Steigerwald, Shauna. Wellmann’s Brands gets into restaurant biz. Cincinnati.com 4 January 2016.

WELLINGTON ORTHOPAEDIC & SPORTS MEDICINE [ORBIS PROFILE] 

Neff, Jack. "Wellington Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 394-395.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WELSH DEVELOPMENT COMPANY

Kiesewetter, Sue. Liberty Twp. golf course to turn into home sites. Cincinnati.com 9 February 2016.

WEST CHESTER HOLDINGS [ORBIS PROFILE]

WEST SHELL REALTORS [ORBIS PROFILE]

Neff, Jack. "West Shell Realtors." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 386-387.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WESTERN-SOUTHERN FINANCIAL GROUP [ORBIS PROFILE]

Gale, Oliver M. "Charles M. Barrett." In They Helped Shape Our City, 84-96. Cincinnati, Ohio: Oral History Foundation, 1992. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

Hirtl, Leo. "Western and Southern Life Insurance Company." In Cincinnati: The Queen City, ed. Daniel Hurley, 216. Cincinnati: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1982. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

"Making an Idea Succeed." Life and Health Insurance Sales 138 (August 1995): 22-30.

Moore, Gerald E. Making an Idea Succeed; The Western-Southern Story. Cincinnati: The Company, 1988. 177 p.

Neff, Jack. "The Western-Southern Enterprise." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 318-319.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

Pichler, Josh. Western & Southern at 125: Thinking big, and getting there. Cincinnati.com, 27 October, 2013.

The Western and Southern Life Insurance Company. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Company, 1915. 14 p.

"Western and Southern Life Insurance Company." In Cincinnati: The Queen City, 3rd ed., 252. Cincinnati, Ohio: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1996. (Langsam Library  Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WESTERN-SOUTHERN ENTERPRISE

"Western-Southern Enterprise." In Cincinnati: Majestic Vision, 340. Memphis, TN: Towery Pub., 2001. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WHITE CASTLE SYSTEM, INC. 

SEVERAL LOCATIONS, CHECK FOR EACH IN ORBIS

"White Castle System, Inc." In Cincinnati: Majestic Vision, 370. Memphis, TN: Towery Pub., 2001. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WIEDEMANN (GEORGE) BREWING COMPANY

Wimberg, Robert J. "The George Weidemann Brewing Company." In Cincinnati Breweries,  152-156. Cincinnati: Ohio Book Store, 1997. (Langsam Library  Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

DeMio, Terry. Wiedemann to Brew Again in Newport. Cincinnati.com 19 September, 2014.

WILLARD INDUSTRIES [ORBIS PROFILE]

Gore, George J. Williamson: The Name Endures. Cincinnati: Williamson Company, 1990. 256 p.

Neff, Jack. "Willard Industries, Inc." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 362-363.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

Williamson Way. Cincinnati, Ohio: The Company, 1963. 69 p.

WILLIAMS (LYMAN) SALOON

Business & Industry in Butler County. Lyman Williams Saloon History.

WILLIAMSBURG HOMES [ORBIS PROFILE]

Neff, Jack. "Williamsburg Homes." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 416-417.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

"Williamsburg Homes." In Cincinnati: Majestic Vision, 428. Memphis, TN: Towery Pub., 2001. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WILLIAMSON COMPANY
SEE: WILLARD

WINDISCH-MUHLHAUSER BREWING COMPANY

Wimberg, Robert J. "The Windisch-Mulhauser Brewing Company." In Cincinnati Breweries,  157-163. Cincinnati: Ohio Book Store, 1997. (Langsam Library  Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WINKLER (JOHN) BOOTS AND SHOES

Business & Industry in Butler County. Winkler (John) Boots and Shoes History.

WIRTZ TRANSFER COMPANY

Hirtl, Leo. "Witt Industries, Inc." In Cincinnati: The Queen City, ed. Daniel Hurley, 217. Cincinnati: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1982 (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

The Witt Company. Witt's 100; 1887-1987. Cincinnati: The Company, 1987. 40 p.

WOCHER (MAX) & SON COMPANY

Max Wocher & Son Company Records, 1880-1977  (Bulk 1936-1955). (Cincinnati Historical Society Library)

WOOD & LAMPING [ORBIS PROFILE]

"Wood & Lamping" profile in Martindale.com

WOOD (THOMAS E.) INC.

Neff, Jack. "Thomas E. Wood, Inc.." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 332.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

"Thomas E. Wood, Inc." In Cincinnati: The Queen City, 3rd ed., 253. Cincinnati, Ohio: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1996. (Langsam Library  Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

WURLITZER COMPANY

Wurlitzer Company. The House of Wurlitzer: 1856-1906. Englewood, N.J. : Music Trades Corp., 1906. 68 p.

(This item is available at the Cincinnati Historical Society Library)

 

Reynolds, Julie. Building Trust. Supply House Times Nov. 2014. 28-

 

WYLER (JEFF)
SEVERAL DEALERSHIPS, CHECK FOR EACH IN [ORBIS PROFILE]

Wyler Began Working on Auto Lots Long before He Could Drive a Car. Cincinnati Business Courier 11 July 2014

XAVIER UNIVRSITY [ORBIS PROFILE]

XOMOX CORPORATION [ORBIS PROFILE]

XPEDX. [ORBIS PROFILE]

"Xpedx." In Cincinnati: Majestic Vision, 300. Memphis, TN: Towery Pub., 2001. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

XTEK, INC. [ORBIS PROFILE]

Hirtl, Leo. "Xteck, Inc." In Cincinnati: The Queen City, ed. Daniel Hurley, 218. Cincinnati: Cincinnati Historical Society, 1982. (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

Neff, Jack. "Xtek, Inc." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 338-339.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)
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ZELLERBACH [ORBIS PROFILE]

Neff, Jack. "Zellerbach, A Mead Company." In Cincinnati: Crowning Glory, by Charles Luken and Mark Bowen, 280.  Memphis, Tenn.: Towery Pub., 1996.  (Langsam Library Reference (Print) -- link to Library Catalog)

ZF STEERING SYSTEMS [ORBIS PROFILE]

Newberry, Jon. Demand Drives ZP Steering Past Planned Expansion. Business Courier 19 October 2012.

ZIPSCENE [ORBIS PROFILE]

Pichler, Josh. Zipscene Pivots: Core Team Stayed On, Reinvented Company. Cincinnati.com 10 November 2013.

Pichler, Josh. Fast-Growing Zipscene Announces Executive Hires. Cincinnati.com 15 September, 2014.

ZIV TELEVISION PROGRAMS, INC.


Ross, Chuck. "Frederick Ziv Rode CISCO Into TV History". TelevisionWeek. Chicago:Feb 26, 2007. Vol. 26, Iss. 9, p. S3 (1 pp.)

ZOO ENTERTAINMENT [ORBIS PROFILE]

ZUMBIEL PACKAGING [ORBIS PROFILE]

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