Erie J. Sauder

Erie J. Sauder (HM1B27)

Location: Archbold, OH 43502 Fulton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 32.592', W 84° 18.012'

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A pioneer furniture manufacturer and philanthropist, Erie J. Sauder (1904-1997) was born and reared on a farm in Archbold. With the help of his wife Leona, he began woodworking in their town barn in 1934. Crafting tables and church pews, the Sauder Woodworking Company grew quickly. Sauder's 1951 invention of an easily shipped table kit heralded the modern ready-to-assemble furniture industry and firmly established the company as one of Fulton County's primary employers. In 1976 Sauder founded the Sauder Village to interpret nineteenth century rural lifestyles in the Black Swamp region.
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HM NumberHM1B27
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
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Marker Number1-26
Year Placed2001
Placed ByThe Ohio Bicentennial Commission, the Longaberger Company, Sauder Village, and the Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 5:26pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 725193 N 4602580
Decimal Degrees41.54320000, -84.30020000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 32.592', W 84° 18.012'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 32' 35.52" N, 84° 18' 0.72" W
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Area Code(s)419, 567
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 22611 OH-2, Archbold OH 43502, US
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