Category:W. Doherty & Co., Clinton, Ont, Canada
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- Florence Hayes. Doherty Pianos Ltd.. The Canadian Encyclopedia (The Encyclopedia of Music in Canada). "Doherty Pianos Ltd (W. Doherty Piano and Organ Co Ltd 1875-1913). Manufacturing firm founded in 1875 in Clinton, Ont, by William Doherty (b 21 Mar 1841, d Clinton 9 Feb 1924), a furniture dealer and Bell Organ representative. Under the name W. Doherty & Co, he began his business in 1868 above a store on the main street. ... Bought in 1920 by Sherlock-Manning (Sherlock and Manning were former Doherty employees) ... Contrary to figures in the Pierce Piano Atlas, production of Doherty pianos ceased in the early 1930s."