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HURD-MOST SASH & DOOR COMPANY

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HURD-MOST SASH & DOOR COMPANY. Founded in 1921, the company was located according to the 1929 Dubuque City Directory at Harrison & Dodge St. It specialized in rush orders of frames, cabinets, and mouldings. (1)

Officers of the company included E. A. Hurd, president; J. W. Most, vice-president; and George H. Most, secretary and treasurer. (2) In 1968 located at the same site, the company manufactured frames, windows, doors, cabinets and mouldings.

The 1970 Dubuque City Directory listed Dodge Street. At that time, the company employed thirty-one people. (3)


See: DUBUQUE SASH AND DOOR MANUFACTURING

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Source:

1. "Hurd-Most Plant Fills Rush Orders," Telegraph-Herald and Times-Journal, March 31, 1929, p. 72

2. Ibid.

3. "Directory of Industry," Telegraph Herald, April 5, 1970, p. 77

Directory of Dubuque Industries. Prepared by the Dubuque Industrial Bureau, 1967