1900s: The New England Manufacturing Jewelers Association is incorporated in the State of Rhode Island in 1903. The original incorporators are Frank T. Pearce of F.T. Pearce Co; William A. Copeland of Martin-Copeland Co.; Samuel A. Baldwin; Theodore W. Foster of Theodore W. Foster Co.; Henry Thresher, Waite Thresher Co.; and Albert A. Bushee of A.A. Bushee and Co. MJSA becomes involved in the 1906 stamping legislation, provides relief to the victims of the San Francisco earthquake, and influences the 1909 Payne-Aldrich tariff bill

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