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Northwest corner of Fourth Street and Washington Avenue

Northwest corner of Fourth Street and Washington Avenue

 
 
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Northwest corner of Fourth Street and Washington Avenue. William F. Crow and Co. Dry Goods is pictured at 601-603 North Fourth Street.
William Crow was born in Ireland in 1838 and came to St. Louis in 1848. He began working for J. J. Donegan and Co. Dry Goods in 1849 and became partner in 1864. The company reorganized in 1867 and eventually became known as the William F. Crow and Co. During the Civil War, Crow served in the 8th Regiment of the Missouri Home Guards. Crow retired from the dry goods business in 1897 and sold William F. Crow and Co to Ryan and Connon.Title: Northwest corner of Fourth Street and Washington Avenue.

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1888
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Missouri History Museum
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