Bloom magazine in Bloomington recently recognized Smithville for 100 years of telecommunications advancement.
Early commercial connections for the technology innovator enabled local Indiana quarries to improve productivity as they produced materials for the New York Empire State Building, federal buildings in Washington, D.C. and other places.
Early adoption of fiber technology by the family-owned business strategically benefited commercial and residential operations across Indiana and elevated economic development and quality of life.
The Bloom coverage can be viewed at the Bloom magazine website in their online magazine viewer on page 81.
For more details about Smithville’s 100-year history, click here