2409 Elm

Adams County

2409 Elm | Quincy, IL

This is one of three Lustron Homes in Quincy called Model MO2 : “Desert Tan”. Prefabricated enameled steel houses like these were developed in the post-World War II era U.S. in response to the shortage of homes for returning G.I.s. To find more of these rare structures, visit lustronlocator.com.

1948 / LUSTRON / CARL STRANDLUND industrialist & inventor