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Benjamin Franklin Goodrich (1841–1888) established the B. F. Goodrich Company in Akron, Ohio, in 1870. He accepted an offer from the town to open a rubber and tire manufacturer after he had purchased the Hudson River Rubber Company the previous year ...

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