With passion and hard work, Vern Ulrich made a great success of the Spalding Hardware Company. Ulrich was a visionary businessman, an “ideas man”. He was equally as passionate about the Lockport community.
This blog post is outlines the history of the Spalding Hardware company from 1828 to 1955. Spalding Hardware is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year. The company was founded in Lockport, NY, in 1822 by Lyman A. Spalding.