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E. P. SMITH ELECTRICAL CONTRACT COMPANY
The company locally represented many national companies including Emerson Fan and Power Motors and Western Electric Company's entire line of "Hawthorne" motors and supplies including the Western Electric Inter-Phones, telephones for private use.
The company made a specialty of completely equipping new and old buildings for electric light.
The 1909 Dubuque City Directory through the 1941 Dubuque City Directory gave this business address as 414 Main.
"E.P. Smith Electric Contract Company Inc., One of the Largest in the State," Telegraph Herald, March 18, 1910, p. 1