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Pearl Steam Laundry

Pearl Steam Laundry
Pearl Steam Laundry

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428 Market St, originally 114-128 Second Ave
Evansville, IN

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1912 New facility is built

Location

District: Downtown
Latitude: 37.975415696977
Longitude: -87.575020194054
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Architecture

Style: No Style Listed
Architect: Hoffman,M. J., Wills,James L.


History


Comments

built in 1912 by jacob rust and daniel korb partners in a domestic laundry business this plant is a succession of three outgrown facilities. rust and korb sought to produce a modern functional design that would be suitable for the ever increasing business still used today for its originally intended purspose, by 3rd and 4th generation of korbs previously at old location on Water St across from anchor supply


See also

HistoricEvansville.com: Businesses / Commercial
HistoricEvansville.com: Downtown district

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