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Boetticher Kellogg Co

Boetticher Kellogg Co


Boetticher Kellogg Co

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a.k.a. Lewis Block

122 Upper 1st St / 101-5 NW 1st St
Evansville, IN

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1871 Built
<1922 Company moves out
1941 razed


North corner of First and Sycamore
District: Downtown
Latitude: 37.971054
Longitude: -87.574969
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1971-108 =1863 aka lewis block BK organized 1867 four story brick built 1871 Evansvile, Indiana Tornado May 11, 1886 - BOETTSCHER, KELLOGG & CO., hardware, loss by water $15,000 1910 same location wholesale hardware [1922] 1-13 lower water to be razed 1939 pic 2/26/39 ecp still standing 1940 [101-3 hoffman mart furn., 105 vacant] later moved (<1962) to w h small & co building at fulton and riverside h m sweetser later sweetser caldwell & co dry goods and notions Evansvile, Indiana Tornado May 11, 1886 - SWEETZER, CALDWELL & CO., notions, roof off and stock ruined, loss $25,000 razed 1941 by post office will build warehouse at 103-105-109 fulton feb 15 1946 2/26/1939ecp +pic

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