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LARGE AND AMSDEN
The company was established in 1856 by William P. LARGE who formed a co-partnership with Monroe AMSDEN in 1879. Upon the death of W.P. Large, the presidency of the company passed to Walter Large who remained in New York as a prominent attorney. M.R. Amsden, the general manager and treasurer, was the sole manager of the company.
The 1899-1900 Dubuque City Directory located this business at 205-215 Main.