Moline Furniture Works
The Moline Furniture Works was incorporated in 1898 with a capital stock of $25,000. Their principal manufacture is wood mantels, office and store fixtures, and special furniture to order. Officers of the company are: George W. Johnson, president and treasurer; F. A. Landee, vice-president; F. A. Johnson, secretary. In 1907 the capital stock was increased to $100,000. Since starting in 1898 they have yearly experienced a very flattering increase in their business.
Source: Historic Rock Island County, pub. Kramer & Company, Rock Island, Illinois, 1908