[Twelfth Census, Vol. VII, page

Industry.

Number of Establishments.

Rank.

Capital.

Rank.

Iron and steel.

668

41

$573,391,663

3

Slaughtering and meat packing, not including retail butchering...................

1,134

31

190,706,927

10

Foundry and machine shop products .

9,324

15

665,058,245

1

Lumber and timber products

33,010

2

611,429,574

2

Flouring and grist mill products.

25,258

4

218,714,104

9

Clothing, men's

28,014

3

173,034,543

13

Printing and publishing

22,312

5

292,517,072

8

Cotton manufactures .

1,055

33

467,240,157

5

Carpentering.

21,315

6

71,327,047

31

Woolen manufactures

1,414

28

310,179,749

7

Boots and shoes, factory product

1,600

26

101,795,233

21

Sugar and molasses, refining

832

37

184,245,519

11

Liquors, malt

1,509

27

415,284,468

6

Cars and general shop construction and repairs by steam railroad companies........................

1,295

30

119,473,042

16

Leather, tanned, curried, and finished.

1,306

29

173,977,421

12

Masonry brick and stone

8,333

16

48,070,239

39

Bread and other bakery products

14,917

9

81,049,553

28

Lead, smelting and refining.

39

55

72,148,933

30

Lumber, planing mill products, including sash, doors, and blinds................

4,204

22

119,271,631

17

Copper, smelting and refining................

47

54

53,063,395

37

Tobacco, cigars, and cigarettes................

14,539

10

67,706,493

32

Clothing, women's, factory product.................

2,701

23

48,431,544

38

Furniture, including cabinetmaking, repairing, and upholstering......................

7,972

17

117,982,091

19

Plumbing, and gas and steam fitting...................

11,876

13

47,111,264

40

Cheese, butter, and condensed milk..........................

9,355

14

36,508,015

47

Paper and wood pulp.......................

763

38

167,507,713

14

Petroleum, refining......................

67

53

95,327,892

22

Carriages and wagons......................

7,632

18

118,187,838

18

Silk and silk goods........................

483

44

81,082,201

27

Cars, railroad and street, and repairs, not including establishments operated by steam railroad companies. ..........

193

52

106,721,188

20

Tobacco, chewing, smoking, and snuff..............

437

47

43,856,570

41

Agricultural implements.....................

715

39

157,707,951

15

Tinsmithing, coppersmithing, and sheet-iron working.........

12,466

12

55,703,509

35

Liquors, distilled.................

967

34

32,551,604

51

Hosiery and knit goods..................

921

35

81,860,604

26

Electrical apparatus and supplies.................

580

42

83,130,943

24

Painting and paper hanging................

16,939

7

27,217,086

55

Blacksmithing and wheelwrighting...................

51,771

1

54,976,341

36

Marble and stone work...................

6,070

19

67,509,533

33

Confectionery....................

4,297

21

35,155,361

48

Gas, illuminating and heating..................

877

36

567,000,506

4

Shipbuilding .................

1,116

32

77,362,701

29

Millinery, custom work.....................

16,151

8

27,740,386

54

Coffee and spice, roasting and grinding...................

458

46

28,436,897

52

Chemicals..................

459

45

89,091,430

23

Saddlery and harness.......................

12,934

11

43,354,136

42

Patent medicines and compounds..................

2,026

24

37,209,793

46

Oil, cottonseed and cake..................

369

49

34,451,461

49

Fruits and vegetables, canning and preserving...............

1,808

25

27,743,067

53

Glass.................

355

50

61,423,903

34

Ironwork, architectural and ornamental................

672

40

33,062,409

50

Soap and candles...............

558

43

38,068,334

45

Rubber and elastic goods..............

262

51

39,304,853

44

Brick and tile......................

5,423

20

82,086,438

25

Paints.........................

419

48

42,501,782

43