Landes and Landes

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Current Contact Information
Address 389 W Liberty St
City, State, Zip Wooster, Ohio 44691
  • Phone: (330) 264-8002
  • Fax: 3302645288
Contact Person Shirley Dillon
Contact Title Owner
Last updated 2021-03

Landes and Landes
Trading name Landes & Landes
Formerly called The Landes Real Estate Agency
Type Real Estate
Industry Real Estate
Fate Active
Founded Wooster, Ohio (1905 (1905))
Founder(s) Elmer S. Landes and C. L. Landes
Headquarters over the Frank Wells Drug Store, Wooster, Ohio (1905), South side of public square on second floor, Wooster, Ohio (1918), Moved to Peoples Federal Savings & Loan Building (1918-1930), Purchased own building (1930-April 1955), Larger building (May 1955), United States
Number of locations 1
Area served Wayne County, Ohio
Key people E. S. Landes and C. L. Landes, Founders;Shirley Dillon - 1958 - Harry H. Landes, Thomas J. Landes, Edwin G. Hibbs, C. Dave Davidson, Thomas L. Berry, William B. Speicher and Miss Jeanne Yost, secretary.
Products Real estate: farms, Wooster city property and allotments and building contractors.

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  • Wooster, Ohio Sesquicennial Celebration, June 14-21, 1958, p. 32.
  • Wooster Progress (1914)
    • 1914 - Real Estate

"This Agency consists of E. S. Landes, and C. L. Landes and was established in 1905. They buy and sell farms and city property, paying particular attention to the sale of allotments. They are Brokers, Builders and Specialty Trade Contractors, building the home to suit the purchasers.

Within the last six years this agency has purchased and sold several allotments, have built many new modern houses, have modernized and beautified scores of homes and have sold hundreds of city properties and Wayne County farms.

This agency deals exclusively in Real Estate and have become the best known agency in Wayne County, due to their straight forward business methods."




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  1. Wooster Progress. 1914, p. 11.
  2. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-01-03, p. 3
  3. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-01-03, p. 3
  4. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-01-08, p. 6
  5. Wooster Daily Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-06-27, p. 6
  6. Wooster Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1917-12-22, p. 3.
  7. Wooster Republican. Wooster, Ohio, 1918-08-10, p. 5.

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