Businesses

Evansville, Union Twp., Rock Co., Wisconsin


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Business

Location

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Notes

Allen Funeral Home ----- ? - 1954 - ?
funeral home
Allen, Jacob ----- ? - 1898 - ?
well driller
Antes & Magee 119 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
printers
Baker (F. A.) & Co. 200-204 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
hardware; furnace & plumbing work
Baker Mfg. Co. ----- 1873 - 1898 - ?
Monitor windmills, pumps, saws, tanks, grinders, etc.
Ballard, E. J. 115 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
jeweler; optician
Bank of Evansville 101 E. Main St. 1870 - 1902 - ?
bank
Barnard & Wilder 300 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
tobacco dealers
Biglow, W. F. 109 W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
undertaker & furniture
Blakeley, Evander 115 W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
harness maker; carriage trimmer
Bostwick & Voeltz 100 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
merchant tailors
Bowen, Thomas ----- ? - 1898 - ?
blacksmith
Brand (John) & Co. 243 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
tobacco dealers
Brigham, Forrest ----- ? - 1954 - ?
livestock dealer & haulint
Braunsell Co. ----- ? - 1954 - ?
grain, feed, seed, hay, straw, fencing, coal, coke & fuel oils
Brown Drug ----- ? - 1954 - ?
pharmacy
Central Hotel W. Main & N. Madison ? - 1898 - ?
hotel
City Drug Store 104 W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
drugs; medicines; toilet articles; perfumery; etc.; A. A. Snashall, proprietor
Clifford, I. D. E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
blacksmith
Cole, J. M. 106 N. Madison ? - 1898 - ?
notary
Cornwell Welding Shop Union St. ? - 1954 - ?
arc & acetylene welding; pipe welding
Cozy Cafe ----- ? - 1954 - ?
cafe
Cnare & Co. 125 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
merchant tailors
Combs, E. E. 112 W. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
photography studio
Commercial House 246 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
hotel; J. M. Owen, proprietor
Copeland, S. L. (Miss) 115 S. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
milliner
Cummings & Clark 100 W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
dry goods
Dann, H. G. ----- ? - 1898 - ?
repair shop
Dibble, G. W. E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
grocer
Dohaney, Martin Maple Ave. ? - 1898 - ?
blacksmith
Eastman, Joe Lincoln ? - 1898 - ?
carpenter
Emery & Searles W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
grocers
Evans & Son E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
blacksmith
Evansville Feed & Fuel Co. ----- ? - 1954 - ?
feed; fuel
Evansville Lumber Co. 248 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
lumber; lime cement; tobacco cases
Evansville Veterinary Hospital 115 E. Main St. ? - 1954 - ?
Dr. E. W. Krueger, veterinarian
Fellows (H. W.) & Son W. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
agricultural implements
Fessenden, Al. ----- ? - 1898 - ?
tobacco
Fiedler & Cole basement 107 E. Main ? - 1898 - ?
barbershop; bathrooms; cigars
Foster (N. C.) Lumber Co. 200 E. Church St. ? - 1898 - ?
lumber & building materials; D. Mihills, manager
Gallagher & Bewick 19 W. Main St. ? - 1954 - ?
attorneys
George, Dean ----- ? - 1954 - ?
auctioneer; breeder of holstein cattle & Duroc Jersey hogs
Gill & Eager in McKinley Snyder Insurance Agency ? - 1954 - ?
attorneys; insurance
Gill, John T. 107 N. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
liveryman; boarding; sale stable; funeral rigs a specialty
Gillman (Ray) & Sons 121 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
clothiers
Goodenough, O. C. ----- ? - 1898 - ?
travel agent
Grange Bank of Evansville ----- ? - 1902 - ?
private bank
Grange Store 118 E. Main St. 1854 - 1898 - ?
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Green Brothers ----- ? - 1954 - ?
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Gulf Motorport ----- ? - 1954 - ?
service station
Hall, G. W. ----- ? - 1898 - ?
circus
Heffel, W. H. E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
restaurant
Helgesen Farm Equipment Co. ----- ? - 1954 - ?
International Harvester dealer
Herbert, H. E. 106 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
bicycles (& repairs); sundries
Holloway, Jay W. Mill ? - 1898 - ?
horse trainer
Hyne Realty 10 W. Main St. ? - 1954 - ?
realtors; C. W. Hyne; Gordon Page; Claire Ehle
Janes, Fred L. 115 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
attorney & insurance agent
Jim's IGA 15 W. Main St. ? - 1954 - ?
meats & groceries
Jones Restaurant 110 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
oysters & ice cream in season; fancy baking; cigars; confectionery
Laneville Shoe Stores ----- ? - 1954 - ?
shoes; x-ray shoe fitting; stores located in Evansville & Brodhead
Laufenberg Lumber Co. ----- ? - 1954 - ?
building materials
Leaf, John E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
cobbler
Lemmel, John 201 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
harness shop
Libby, Irving N. First St. ? - 1898 - ?
meat market
May Bros., Inc. 26 Maple Dr. ? - 1954 - ?
chicks; Red comb feeds; poultry houses, supplies & remedies
McKinley Snyder Agency ----- ? - 1898 - ?
attorneys
Morgan & Co. 111-115 Maple Ave. ? - 1898 - ?
manufacturers & dealers of carriages, carts, sleighs, bicycles; trimming of all kind done to order; J. W. Morgan & J. F. Phifer, proprietors
Nelson-Young Lumber Co.* 212 E. Main St. 1912 - present
lumber company
Patterson & Grisim 111 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
clothiers
Pearsall (C. J.) Creamery ----- ? - 1898 - ?
creamery
Pioneer Drug Store 100 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
drugs; medicinces; paints; oils; J. M. Evans, proprietor; F. M. Crow, manager
Potter & Hartley ----- ? - 1888 - ?
undertakers & furniture dealers
Reckord (E. J.) & Co. 110 N. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
blacksmith; horse shoeing; general repair; wagon repair
Rex Theatre 26 W. Main St. ? - 1954 - ?
theater
Richardson, Anthonty E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
barber
Richmond & Smith 104 N. Madison ? - 1898 - ?
attorneys (R. M. Richmond)
Roberts, G. C. 211 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
agricultural implements; steam threshers; buggies; wagons; etc.
Sayles, Charles ----- ? - 1898 - ?
house mover
Scofield & Wolfe 202 E. Main ? - 1898 - ?
milliners
Shelby's Mortorport Cafe ----- ? - 1954 - ?
cafe
Sherger, J. (Mrs.) 203 E. Main ? - 1898 - ?
milliner
Smith, J. B. 104 N. Madison ? - 1898 - ?
attorney
Spencer, H. L. 208 N. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
photographer (so was wife, Mrs. L. Spencer)
Springer, Fred 116 S. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
shoe store
Steele Sisters 106 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
milliners
Templeton (Walter) & Sons ----- ? - 1954 - ?
breeder of Holstein cattle & Berkshire hogs
Thompson Motors 16 S. Madison St. ? - 1954 - ?
Ford dealership
Tribune & Enterprise 113 S. Madison St. 1881 - 1898 - ?
newspapers; job printing; C. A. Libby, editor & proprietor
Turner & Schwartzlow ----- ? - 1954 - ?
Dodge, Dodge trucks & Plymouth sales & service; 24-hour wrecker service
Union Bank & Trust Co. ----- ? - 1954 - ?
bank
Wadsworth, F. M. (Mrs.) 218 S. Madison St. ? - 1898 - ?
boarding house
Waeffler Frozen Food Center ----- ? - 1954 - ?
ice cream & frozen meat
West, J. H. S. Second St. ? - 1898 - ?
auctioneer
Western Auto Associate Store ----- ? - 1954 - ?
Wizard appliances & batteries; Davis tires; Vita power oil; Western Flyer bicycles; Truetone radios; Roy E. Sarow, owner
Whitmore Insurance Agency ----- ? - 1954 - ?
Chas. A. Maas & D. G. Whitmore, props.
Willow Dale Tavern Hwy. 11 & Footville Rd. ? - 1954 - ?
tavern; cheese; open every day; dancing every Saturday night
Winship, Chas. 212 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
livery; feed stable
Winston (N.) & Son 106 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
watches; clocks; silverware; jewelry; American Express agency; N. & Fred H. Winston, proprietors
Wood (D. E.) & Co. ----- 1870 - 1898 - ?
creamery (also in Elgin, IL)
Young & Meinke's 113 E. Main St. ? - 1898 - ?
furniture; undertakers; funeral directors; carpets; upholstery; sewing machines; E. W. Meinke, proprietor

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