Morton built his first sled for sale in his kitchen in Sumner, Maine in 1861. However, it was incorporated as the Paris Hill Manufacturing Company and relocated to Paris Hill in 1869 after Henry joined forces with Alban Maxim, who was manufacturing furniture. At that time approximately twenty five employees made toys, tables, furniture, baby carriages, and other products, but the most famous of the products were the sleds, which were.With what can only be called original. In 1876 Paris Manufacturing Company exhibited a sled at the Centennial International Exposition (first Worlds Fair) in Philadelphia and was honored with a prize. In 1883, Paris Manufacturing Company moved off of Paris Hill and down to South Paris. A large towering stack still stands at the site today, off Western Avenue, bearing the companys name. Many of our eclectic pieces are unique and will not be found anywhere else. The item "Antique Paris Mfg Maine Wood Sewing And Crafting Folding Table with Ruler c1900" is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Tables\1900-1950". The seller is "stanlester" and is located in Highland Park, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.