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Before the giant boxes of today were retailers located in the neighborhood, or maybe downtown.  Some have been preserved, others used for other purposes.  Here are the ones we've been able to identify for you.  If you know of others, please e-mail us.  Others can be found in various building collections or restored or preserved towns or villages.  
 

Store Florida - Idaho

 
  Store Pages:  AR-CT, FL-ID, IL-MN, NC-RI, SC-WY  

 

 

  FL

  Chokoloskee

  Ted Smallwood's Store Inc

  PO Box 367

  Chokoloskee  FL   33925    

  Phone  239 695-2989

  Web Site  www.florida-everglades.com/chokol/smallw.htm

  Description  store established to trade with the Seminole

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Merchant

  Building Type  Store

  Group Identity  Native American

  Era  1906-1982

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006


St Augustine
Oldest Drugstore
31 Orange Street
St Augustine FL 32084
Phone
904 824-2269
Web Site
http://www.tepee.com/about.html
E-mail mailto:webmaster@tepee.com?subject='About Us' Question
Description name is self-descriptive
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Merchant
Building Type Store
New or Updated: 07/02/2003


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Hawaii
Kealakekua
Kona Historical Society Museum
81 Mamalohoa Hwy
mail: PO Box 398 Captain Cove 96704
Kealakekua HI 96750
Phone
808 323-3222
Web Site http://www.konahistorical.org/
E-mail mailto:khs@konahistorical.org
Description history of Kailua-Kona, located in Greenwell Store at Kalukalu Homestead
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
Research/Reading Archives
Era 1875
  Iowa
 
Ackley
 
Ackley Heritage Center
 
737 Main Street
 
Ackley             IA     50601    
 
Phone   641 847-2201
 
Alt Phone   641 847-6975
 
Web Site  http://www.ackleyheritagecenter.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:ackleyhc@mchsi.com
 
Description  museum & soda shop, Settlement of the Prairie house, one room school,                     gardens & crops
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Building Collection
 
Building Type   Store
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
Group Identity   German
 
Research /Reading  Archives
 
New or Updated:      12/12/2003

Keosauqua
Van Buren County Historical Society
812 Division Street
Keosauqua IA 52565
Phone
319 293-3311
Web Site http://www.rootsweb.com/~iavanbur/historical_society.htm
E-mail mailto:VBCo-Historical-Society
Description building was originally grocery downstairs and newspaper on second floor, later served as post office & telephone company.
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
Era 1875

Idaho
Donnelly
Long Valley Museum
13131 FM Road
PO Box 444
Donnelly  ID 83615
Phone
208 325-8383
Web Site
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Alt Web http://www.idahomountainproperties.com/AreaInfo.htm
Description local building gathered at one time site of town of Roseberry, General store building open
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building collection
Building Type Store
Industry /Profession Farming
Collection N-Z Tools
Group Identity Finnish
New or Updated: 05/11/2003

Hansen
Rock Creek Station Store & Stricker Homesite
3715 Stricker Cabin Road
Hansen ID 83334
Phone
208 423-4000
Web Site
http://www.idahohistory.net/rockcreek.html
Alt Web http://www.visitid.org/database/action.lasso?-database=Attractions&-layout=web99&-response=detail_itc_it.html&-recordID=34273&-search
Description log store and later two story framed house at site often used as campsite by emigrants
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Store
Era 1865
Owner/Operator: Idaho State Historical Society
New or Updated: 05/14/2003

Idaho
Malad City
Oneida County Pioneer Museum
27 Bannock Street
Malad City ID 83252
Phone 208 766-9247
Web Site http://www.maladidaho.org/museum/museum.htm
Description local memorabilia in former commercial building that served several businesses over time
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
New or Updated: 05/20/2003
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