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E. D. Murphy

According to the 1910 Census, E. D. Murphy was born about 1871 in Iowa. His wife was named Mary E. and they had four children, Mary, Clarence, George, and Helen. He was involved in both furniture and undertaking. His business was located at 123, 125, and 127 South Clinton Street.

The attached ad was published January 2, 1912 in the Iowa City Daily Press.


Hruska, “E. D. Murphy,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed July 20, 2024,