Irvine and Burke Co. in Phila, pa
Does anybody know anything about the Irvine and Burke Co.
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They were riggers and my aunt told me that they helped build "Lucy the Elephant" in Margate, Nj.
In 1870 James Irvine listed himself as a seaman and in 1880 as a rigger so I think his rigging business started in 1880. I also think that the buainess as at Federal St where he lived.
I also believe that James had a brother Wm J, Irvine and a sister named Margaret.