Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada, 1879–1933.
Joseph-Claver Casavant Jr. was the son of Joseph C. Casavant, and brother of Samuel-Marie Casavant. He apprenticed with his father's successor, Eusbe Brodeur of Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada. He then travelled to Europe and studied with John Abbey of Versailles, France, 1878. Returning to Québec, he established Casavant Frères Ltée. in Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada with his brother, 1879. He visited Europe again in 1896. Joseph-Claver Casavant Jr. died December 10, 1933 in Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada.
Patent: With Joseph C. Hevey and Arthur Letiecq: Patent #1,760,813; 27 May 1930; stop action.
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