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Globe Furniture Co

Globe Furniture Co


Globe Furniture Co

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a.k.a. Cottage Building Co

originally 607-615 W Marlyand St
Evansville, IN

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<1895 built
1910 Merged into Globe-Bosse-World Furniture Co
<1962 partially razed


Northeast corner of Maryland St and Ninth Ave
District: Independence
Latitude: 37.985741
Longitude: -87.591805
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The Globe Furniture company was started in 1899 by Albert F. Karges, Fred bockstege, Henry Dubber, and Ben Bosse. Each businessman put up $4, 000 (This amount today would be approximately $93,000, making the total capitalization approximately $372,000.) cottage building co planing mill and sash door and blind factory [1895]-65 new building? globe furniture co [1910]-74 1899 607-15 w maryland ne corner of maryland and 9th razed or part left?


See also Businesses / Commercial Independence district

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