Y Named Places in Allen County, Indiana


A few photos posted August 6, 2017 on You are positively from Fort Wayne, if you remember... Private group on Facebook.

Young's Greenhouse and Flower Shop

Website: www.youngsgreenhouseandflowers.com, Facebook page, in January 2015 moved to 5867 Lake Avenue, after 142 years at 4131 N. Clinton. Florist moves after 142 years photo and mention in January 24, 2015 The Journal Gazette newspaper. Family owned since 1873 for 5 generations, 140th anniversary was on January 1, 2013. I believe we’re the oldest greenhouse in the city of Fort Wayne, and probably Allen County, Blake Young said from Greenhouse greets a reluctant spring originally published April 12, 2013 in the fwsdailynews.com. Blake's father and former owner Kenneth Blake "KB" Young II February 16, 1951 - February 23, 2015 obituary at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home,


Photo of the YWCA building on West Wayne just east of Webster Street constructed in 1913 and leveled in 1977 posted May 31, 2018 on Fort Wayne Food Tours on Facebook. The main Allen County Public Librarynow occupies this space. Young Women's Christian Association - Industrial Girls, a Boomtown, and the YWCA by Peggy Seigel published March 5, 2012 in the History Center Notes & Queries blog

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