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

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

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Summary

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.
Survey number: HABS IN-71
Building/structure dates: ca. 1911 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1967 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Cole, Joseph J
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Location

Indianapolis (Ind.)39.76755, -86.14416
Google Map of 39.7675455, -86.14415559999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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