Holgate’s early toy designer was Jarvis Rockwell, brother of famous illustrator Norman Rockwell who visited the Holgate factory on several occasions.Jarvis Rockwell’s concern for safety, durability and educational play earned him recognition as America’s premier toy designer during this period.
With the great consumer success of its toys, Holgate began concentrating on this segment of it’s business.
Today Holgate is synonymous with toys…
and still making the finest wooden toys in America. Our factory is now located in Bradford, Pennsylvania, still in the middle of America’s premier hardwood forests.
Today, Holgate is recognized as the premier maker of children’s wooden toys in America.
We are 100% AMERICAN MADE!