Hiram Capron's Businesses
Capron's stone house with family members Details
Over the course of his life, Hiram Capron took part in many different types of businesses. While he began working in the iron production industry at blast furnaces, in Paris his business activities were primarily centered around gypsum mining, land sales and leases, and farming. Perhaps most important of all, he developed the water power industry in Paris, which is discussed in its own essay - see the link to the left.