Hanson Furniture Company
Backstory and Context
Even though their furniture and patented brand of varnish was extremely popular, the Hanson Furniture Company would be supplanted at this location by Ossit Church Furniture Company. The Ossit Company first started operating in Milwaukee in 1867 before moving to Janesville in 1935. They would exist in Janesville until 1983.
Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Architecture and History Inventory, "Hanson Furinture Company", "Janesville", "Rock", "Wisconsin", "82913 ".