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Showers Brothers Furniture Company: The Shared Fortunes of a Family, a City, and a University

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When the Showers family arrived in Bloomington, Indiana, the railroad had only recently come to town and a modest university was struggling to survive. Having spent the prior 18 years moving from place to place, the family decided to settle down and invest its modest resources to start a furniture company. The business proved to be extremely profitable and a stroke of good ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published May 1st 2012 by Quarry Books
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Anyone with any interest in the history of Bloomington should read this book! Fascinating and well written. I enjoyed hearing Carrol's voice telling a remarkable story.
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