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Original Site of Almar Manufacturing Company

 
 
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By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
1. Original Site of Almar Manufacturing Company Marker
Inscription.
1946
Original site of
Almar
Manufacturing Company

Located on the second
floor of this building.
The heavy machinery
& materials caused the
floor to collapse in 1949.
Almar became one of
the largest producers
of plastic raincoats
in the United States.

Founders
Alfred Moses
1914-1992
Margo Auerback Moses
1920-1959

 
Location. 33° 44.25′ N, 82° 44.317′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on East Square, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 23 East Square, Washington GA 30673, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Abraham Simon's Store (here, next to this marker); Oldest Brick Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of 1817 Wilkes County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Last Cabinet Meeting (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilkes County Confederate Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington-Wilkes Vietnam Monument
Original Site of Almar Manufacturing Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
2. Original Site of Almar Manufacturing Company Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Woodmen of the World Supreme Sacrifice Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia (within shouting distance of this marker); Wilkes County (within shouting distance of this marker); Bolton Factory (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
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By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
3. Original Site of Almar Manufacturing Company Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 127 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 22, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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