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Wiltshire & Kreipke

Wiltshire & Kreipke


Wiltshire & Kreipke

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formerly 212-8 E Pennsylvania St, originally 132 E Pennsylvania
Evansville, IN

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c1881 built after fire destroys old factory


Northwest corner of 4th (Pennsylvania St) and Third Ave
District: Lamasco
Latitude: 37.978061
Longitude: -87.578199
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henry c kreipke (later john h kreipke) and james w wiltshire prop. coopers wiltshire & crabka cor 4th (penn) and leet (third) wiltshire & crabka n w c leet (third) and 4th (penn) lamasco 1860-1 wiltshire & kreipke n w c 4th (penn) and leet (third) lamasco 1863 - 1870-1 wiltshire & kreipke s w c of 3rd av and canal (indiana) 1871-2 wiltshire & kreipke n w c of 4th (penn) and 3rd av lamasco 1872-3 wiltshire & kreipke 132-6 e penn 1874 - 1875 wiltshire & kreipke 132 e penn 1876 - 1881 wilthsire & kreipke 232 e penn 1882 - 1882 old bldg destroyed by fire oct 1881 dental office? 1883 bartenwerffer oscar a merged with j w wiltshire & co near e&th depot? wiltshire and kreipke wiltshire and krapke cooper shops [1884] goodsell and penn cooperage 137 e penn [1880] 1882 j h kreipke great wester feed store 1883 kreipke & sode general produce 200 and 202 E Pennsylvania

single center spring co carriage factory 1895-29 moves to blount plow c1905

evansville batter and electric co incorporated and opened factory 1905 hoosier storage battery co 1910 knights and ladies of honor (K & H of L) lilly lodge too 1920 soap factory j ed swonder mattress factory (labelled new) in 1925 replaced by auto/brake store c1930 not in 1937 aerial

See also Businesses / Commercial Lamasco district

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