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Object Name Postcard
Caption Tile Factory, Hutchinson, MN
Scope & Content Sepia toned photographic postcard of the Brick & Tile Works, Hutchinson MN. Shows three baking kilns, each with two smoke stacks, and stacks of drainage tiles. The company was founded in 1895 by M.C Madsen Sr. and made brick and drain tile until 1925 when their main product became silo staves, under the name "Rockite".
Catalog Number 1979-0057-001
Search Terms Hutchinson Brick & Tile Works
Hutchinson, Minnesota industries
Madsen Brick & Tile Company, Hutchinson, MN
Madsen Family
Subjects Brick industry
Tile industry