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Cole Motor Car Company Factory, 730 East Washington Street, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN



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HB460647
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E


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Item Title


Location
730 East Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-71
Building/structure dates: 1911 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1967 subsequent work
Significance: In the early years of the Twentieth Century Indianapolis was one of several centers in the United States where automobiles were manufactured. The Cole Motor Car Company building is a good example of simple commercial architecture. The type of reinforced concrete principal load-bearing structure found in this building was in its first decade of general use in the United States.

Related Names
Cole, Joseph J.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August, 1970 GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST


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