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Schnute Holtmann Planing Mill

Schnute Holtmann Planing Mill


Schnute Holtmann Planing Mill

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201 E Illinois St, Formerly 1401 E Illinios St
Evansville, IN

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c1903 built
1918 rebuilt/expanded
1953 Fire destroys much of building
c1990 Razed


Southeast corner Illinois and Heidelbach Ave
District: Manufacturing
Latitude: 37.978995
Longitude: -87.560983
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Schnute moves here from old location c1904 whole block indiana st lafayette st with RR spur to Southern Railway schulte holtman co 1910 reorganizes as universal manufacturing corporation apr 1919 closed shop and sold to Liquid Carbonic Co (Chicago) nov 1919 make soda fountains but UM still operated? sept 1922 turned into assembly plant for Graham Bros trucks <1926 Evansville Warehouse Co c1940 Indiana Wholesalers also plant of Creasey Co

huge fire 1953 (burns 35 year old building 1953-35 = 1918) by 1962 indiana wholesaler

See also Businesses / Commercial Manufacturing district

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