The Central Manufacturing District; Chicago Junction Railway Service

The Central Manufacturing District; Chicago Junction Railway Service : A Book of Descriptive Text, Photographs & Testimonial Letters about Chicago Junction Railway Service and the Central Manufacturing District - The Center of Chicago,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...leaves nothing to he desired and its excellency bears no comnarison to that furnished by the Public Warehouses located on single Railroads. Teaming is now an item of the nast, this department alone showing a direct saving of Ten Thousand ($l0,000.00 Dollars and about equally as much on Fire Insurance, annually. In addition to having diminished our labor items, we have been able to move a greater volume in considerable less time than formerly. Moreover, our records show that Eastern deliveries have been much quicker than through the downtown freight yards and we attribute the increase of our business, in no small measure, to the facilities acquired through locating in the Central Panufacturing District. The Cypllcrs Incubator C0, . S7th Street and Juper Place, is the lnrgest mnnuiacturer and dealer in incubators. poultry foods and supplies in the world. This concern ha-sits principal incubator factory in Bulfulo, with sales branches in many cities. At the Chicago building, poultry foods are manufactured und distributed throughout the Middle West. Building contains about 65,000 square feet of flour space. Brielk and heavy mill construction, sprinkled. Erected in I910. A. S. Alschuler, Architect; Stresenreuter Brothers, General Contractors. Before we decided to locate our Poultry Food Mill and Warehouse in the Central Manufacturing District, we spent a number of weeks investigating and considering other locations, but found none in Chicago or vicinity that was in the same class with the advantages and terms offered us by the trustees of the District you represent. It is now five years since we erected our mill at Chicago and moved into it as a Mill, as a warehouse and as an Office Building for our Chicago Branch House. During these five years..show more

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  • Paperback
  • 177.8 x 238.76 x 5.08mm | 90.72g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236859103
  • 9781236859105