Webster Building

Glenwood 150th logoThis post is part of a collection of posts written in 2016 for Glenwood’s 150 year celebration. To see the map and full list of locations included in the walking tour, click here.

Webster Building – 31 East Minnesota Avenue

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Webster Building 2016

Built 1902, by attorney E.M. Webster, the upper floors of this building served as offices, while the lower level housed retail and restaurants. Early tenants included the Cash Department Store and The Buffet Restaurant downstairs with Dr. Shipstead (Dentist), Merril Land Company, and of course, the Webster Law office upstairs. The building also housed the Rex theatre from 1914 to at least 1915.

The building is now the home of American Solutions for Business.

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E.M. Webster

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One Response to Webster Building

  1. H W RIPPE says:

    And ADD. Finden(RALPH) Dry-cleaning and Tailor shop, Entered on east side–basement. Been there many times , one reason or another BOUGHT(MARGE DID) MY FIRST GLENWOOD VIOLIN FROM HIM

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