Company timeline: 1900s
The first vacuum cleaner and people news
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|1901||Francis James Platt (2nd son of James Platt decd.) appointed a director.||People news||D5926/1 (Centenary Book)|
|1902||The first vacuum cleaner, built to Henry Cecil Booth’s specification.||Product news||D5926/1 (Centenary Book)|
|1903||Francis James Platt (2nd son of James Platt decd.) resigns as director, to become MD of Dudbridge Iron Works.||People news||D5926/1 (Centenary Book)|