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SEICK MANUFACTURING
UNKNOWN ADDRESS
U-77
Circa 1935





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UNKNOWN NUNS
U-76
Circa 1935

I found these photos on Facebook, marked as Nuns in 1935
If someone recognizes either of them, please let me know






UNKNOWN GROCERY STORE
2713 Locust Street
U-75
Unknown Circa

The owner(s) of the grocery store is unknown at this time
The house on the left was built and owned by Nicholas Brady
None of the buildings in the photo still exist






Raymond Martin, Gene Martin, George Martin and their saloon
U-74
Unknown Location
Unknown Circa






BERT MILLER STORE
U-73
Unknown Location
Unknown Circa






ARENA BROWNE FRUIT MARKET
U-72
Unknown Location
Unknown Circa






314 South 9th Street
U-71
UNKNOWN WHAT BUSINESS WAS HERE
Currently a vacant lot







Circa 1898
John Jay & Mary Thurman Bullock
U-70
UNKNOWN ADDRESS
Photo dated 1898 on back, found inside an old bible
Photo submitted by Lynnea (Bullock) Dickinson
Davenport, Iowa







Circa 1949
BENNY'S TAVERN
U-69
UNKNOWN ADDRESS - POSSIBLE 2ND OR 3RD ST - EDDIE'S FRUIT MARKET SEEN AT FAR RIGHT IN DISTANCE







Circa 1870
JOHN CORBY'S
STATE NATIONAL BANK
INTERIOR VIEW
U-68
UNKNOWN ADDRESS







Circa: 1895
FORD, MARTIN & GRAHAM STATIONERS
118-120 "UNKNOWN STREET" - U66

These fellows business failed in 1895, liabilities of $12,000 and assets of $20,000






Circa: early 1900's
A.D. HINES SALOON
UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U65

Alvin D. Hines was Andrew Poages's grandmothers great-uncle
He does not know where it was located (as yet)
The numbers 2412 are located above the doorway
Photo submitted by Andrew Poage






UNKNOWN BUSINESS - U61
1710 Commercial







UNKNOWN BUILDING - U58
610 North 10th Street

Appears to have been some type of store at one time
The building no longer exists, just an empty lot







APARTMENT BUILDING - U1
UNKNOWN ADDRESS

These apartments were located behind Sandy's Tavern on South 6th Street
The buiiding no longer exists, a new structure occupies the location






UNKNOWN COMPANY - U3
UNKNOWN LOCATION

Photo #1: This photo was taken in 1910. The advertising on the side of the building reads "Telephone us your order. Free Delivery. Anything, anytime, anywhere."
The window at the top right advertises Dr. Senor
The sign to the left, above the awning, advertises Blatz Beer
Christ Episcopal Church can be seen in the background






Pony Express Service Station - U4
UNKNOWN LOCATION







UNKNOWN TAVERN - U5
1216 South 10th Street

Located north of Phillip Ice Cream on South 10th Street




Herschel Hiles Barber Shop

UNKNOWN BUSINESS & POOL HALL - U6
400 block of Illinois Avenue

This business with a pool hall was located in the same block as the Hoof & Horn
The exact name and address is unknown address






UNKNOWN STANDARD STATION - U7
UNKNOWN GROCERY STORE
7108 King Hill Avenue

Appears it may have been a combination grocery store and gas station at one time
Currently the structure is gone, now only an empty lot






1st WARD GAS STATION - U8
UNKNOWN ADDRESS ON ST JOSEPH AVENUE

Circa: 1930's
Unknown location on St Joseph Avenue






ROSSI SADDLERY COMPANY - U9
UNKNOWN ADDRESS

Established in 1892
John Rossi was quite the name in saddles in the early 1900's
Rossi was a supplier of leather products to the military during WWI
He was commissioned as a Captain in the ordnance department
He supplied saddles, leather slings, etc.
John Rossi was bought out by the Wyeth Company, who was a competitor at the time
In all of their ads in the leather and saddlery publications, no mention of an address
Saddlery Company Catalogue Number 5 contained 363 pages, printed in 1904
It includes illustrations and prices for horse equipment, supplies & saddlery

Photo #1 - 1927 circa
Photo #2 - Rossi Saddlery Company Catalogue Number 5
The above information was researched and provided by David Kneib






UNKNOWN TOKEN - U10


2 of the 3 tokens are readable, the 3rd is not
If anyone knows what the 3rd token is, I would appreciate knowing







UNKNOWN TAVERN & POOL HALL - U11
400 block of Illinois Avenue


This tavern & pool hall was located in the same block as the Hoof & Horn at an unknown address







UNKNOWN BUSINESS - U13
625 South 8th Street

The building is gone, only an empty lot remains






UNKNOWN BUILDING - U15
207 South 3rd Street
Demolished during Urban Renewal








UNKNOWN BUSINESS - U16
318 North 2nd Street
Demolished during Urban Renewal

Now part of Wyeth & Company lot






UNKNOWN BUSINESS - U17
223 North 2nd Street






UNKNOWN DRUG OR GROCERY STORE - U19
Maxwell & Amazonia Road

Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes





UNKNOWN CHURCH - U21
3809 Ayr Lawn Drive







OLD WESLEY CHURCH - U24
Unknown Address







UNKNOWN SERVICE STATION - U25
5707 Lake Avenue

This used to be a gas station - no name
Currently a used car lot
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes






UNKNOWN BUILDING - U26
416 Angelique

This building was torn down in 2013






UNKNOW ROADNAME - U27
UNKNOW LOCATION

Unknown circa, roadname, people or location






UNKNOWN SERVICE STATION - U28
St Joseph Avenue

This house used to be a gas station - no address on St Joseph Ave or station name
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes



American Legion

UNKNOWN DATE OF FIRE - U29
AMERICAN LEGION POST 11
120 1/2 South 7th

120 1/2 South 7th
Destroyed by fire, date unknown




Roberts Gas Station

UNKNOWN EXACT ADDRESS - U30
LEO ROBERTS GAS STATION
South Belt & Pear

Hey! Great gas prices in 1955!!
Built in 1950 by Dara Griffin's grandfather, Leo Roberts, this gas station was located on the Northwest corner of South Belt Highway (Then Hwy 71) and Pear
The property is the present home of Car City Chrysler Rental
The block building located in the background was torn down, the grounds leveled out and is now the present home of South Belt Taco Bell
The house sitting up on the upper left hand corner, was moved off its foundation and relocated on 29th street south of Mitchell Ave.
Photo submitted by Dara Griffin






UNKNOWN SKELLY STATION - U31
Circa: 1972
2300 North Belt

This is a 1972 photo of a Skelly Gas station that was located on the west side of the Belt, across from what was now Rod's Hallmark Cards
Rod's Hallmark Cards closed in the summer of 2012)
Another gas station was located across the highway from this one
If anyone knows any details about this photo, please let me know






UNKNOWN LOCATION - U32
HEUMADER ROCK QUARRY






UNKNOWN BUSINESS - U34
1002-1006 North 3rd
No data available of what used to occupy these businesses




Grocery1 Grocery2

UNKNOWN NAME - U36
Grocery Store on Chestnut Street

Small grocery store on Chestnut Street between Dewey and Prospect Avenues
Flour - 5 lbs for $1.00
These small stores used to populate neighborhoods all over town
For many years, this store has been turned into a garage
The neighborhood stores are all gone now, replaced by the big grocery stores
Photo #2 submitted by Mark Robreau





UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U37
DUB'S BARBER SHOP
South Park

Located in South Park on Commercial






UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U38
SOUTH PARK ELEVATOR






Fire Station

UNKNOWN FIRE STATION NUMBER - U39
Southeast corner of 3rd & Dolman

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UNKNOWN NAME - U40
1930'S GAS STATION
Horseshoe Lake & US 36 Highway
(now Highway 6)







UNKNOWN SERVICE STATION - U41
Hwy 6 & Riverside Road

SW Corner of Old Hwy 6 & Riverside Road
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes






UNKNOWN SERVICE STATION - U42
Belt & Mitchell

NW Corner of Belt & Mitchell
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes






UNKNOWN SERVICE STATION - 43
4406 St Joseph Avenue

4406 St Joseph Avenue
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes






UNKNOWN PHILLIPS 66 - U44
SERVICE STATION
Old Highway 36 & Riverside Road

Old Highway 36 & Riverside Road
Photo submitted by Rodney Keyes






UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U45
CULVER'S APCO SERVICE
St Joseph Avenue







UNKNOWN NAME - U46
PHILLIPS 66 STATION
1802 Frederick Avenue





UNKNOWN Gas Station

UNKNOWN GAS STATION - U47
1005 Hickory






UNKNOWN STRUCTURE - U48
1722 Olive Street

Currently just a storage area - the man in white shorts said it had bays and looked like it might have been a garage at one time
He is also the man who said he tore the 1721 building down



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UNKNOWN BUILDING - U49
1812 Olive Street

1812 Olive
No information available



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UNKNOWN BUILDING - U50
1816 Olive Street

1816 Olive
No information available



Mercy Hospital Mercy Hospital


UNKNOWN ADDRESS - 51
MERCY HOSPITAL
Mercy Hospital was possibly the 1st hospital in St Joseph
Photo #2 - 1937 remodeling of the hospital






UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U52
CARNAGIE CLUB

Carnagie Club flowers in vacant lot






UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U53
COTTAGE LAWN & GARDEN FENCING

1889 advertisement






UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U54
KING HILL LODGE
(ORIGINAL)
King Hill Avenue







UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U55
STOCK YARDS BANK
Stockyards


Photo - Circa 1911, interior view of the bank





UNKNOWN ADDRESS - U56
BROWN DERBY TAVERN





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