Created By: Heritage Hill Association
E. D. Rand built this building for manufacturing upholstered furniture and wholesale-retail sales for that furniture as well as carpets, curtains, damask and wallpaper. The main building is 90 feet from the curb to the cornice. The foundations are 3 feet thick and the walls 18 inches, with iron columns from the basement to the top supporting girders running from Fourth Street to the alley. The floors are yellow pine and stairways are hardwood. Sutter Drugs was located in the lower floor in the 1960's. It had a wonderful Soda Fountain. Currently, this building is going through major modifications and renovation. The upper three floors Will be condominiums. The Main floor will be small businesses and a brewpub possibly.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Burlington Iowa Jefferson Street