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Newton Kelsay Co

Newton Kelsay Co


Newton Kelsay Co

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2 N Main St, originally 1200-2 Main St
Evansville, IN

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<1884 schapker sansom
c1890 newton kelsay builds factory
c1900 expands
c1970 razed


Northwest corner of Main and Division
District: North Main
Latitude: 37.977654
Longitude: -87.564614
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original schapker and Sansom

moved to 1st near belt RR <1895 rebuilt or severly expanded >1888 <1895 becomes newton kelsay co manufacturers of hames kelsay hame factory

newton wood 1126-8 e division merged >1895

offices at nw corner of main and div built >1895 <1910 angled front because vine st used to merge rr spur adjacent (south)

1954-1957-3 leased old N-K factory and expanded 1957 to top floor later furniture store 1962

razed >1962 where mcdonalds now is expanded n to indiana st?

See also Businesses / Commercial North Main district

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