Rugby Building, 100 East Second Street, Owensboro, Daviess County, KY
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100 East Second Street, Owensboro, KY
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS KY-227
Building/structure dates: 1920 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1929 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1954 subsequent work
Significance: The building was typical of those constructed in downtown Owensboro during the early 20th century. It was constructed by the Westerfield Furniture Co. and used by that business for several years when the company went bankrupt and was taken over by the subcontractors.
Rugby Company, Incorporated
S.S. Kresge Company
Westerfield Furniture Company
Thacker, Glenda, Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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