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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  South Carolina - ZZ (Internet)

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

 

 

  SC

  Pendleton

  Pendleton District Commission

  125 East Queen Street

  PO Box 565

  Pendleton  SC  29670    

  Phone   864 646-3782

  Web Site  http://www.pendleton-district.org/index.asp

  Toll Free  800 862-1795

  E-mail  mailto:pendletontourism@bellsouth.net

  Description  tourism commission with library in historic store

  Type of Resource   Tourism Information

  Primary Focus  Preservation

  Building Type   Store

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Genealogy

  Research /Reading  Library

  Era  1850

  New or Updated:   8/13/2004

 


Beyond the Newsstand

  TX

  Tilden

  Mc Mullen County Historic Museum

  502 River Street

  Tilden  TX

  Phone   361 274-3331

  Web Site  http://www.rootsweb.com/~txmcmull/museum/

  Description  located in former Old Rock Store, phone # is local merchant

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Building Type   Store

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:  7/11/2004

Virginia
Alexandria
Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum
105 South Fairfax Street
Alexandria VA 22314
Phone
703 836-3713
Web Site http://www.apothecary.org/
Description drug store operated for 141 years, closed in 1933 -- medicines & household goods for George Washington, James Monroe, & Robert E Lee
Type of Resource Museum
Building Type Retail
Era 1792

Virginia
Fredericksburg
Hugh Mercer Apothecary Shop
1020 Caroline Street
Fredericksburg VA  022401
Phone
540 373-1776
Web Site http://www.apva.org/apva/hugh.html
Toll Free 800 678-4748
Description Apothecary shop (drug store)
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus  Building
Building Type Store
Owner/Operator: APVA

  WI

  Cedarburg

  Cedarburg General Store Museum

  W61 N480 Washington Avenue

  PO Box 84

  Cedarburg   WI   53012    

  Phone   414 377-9621

  Web Site  http://www.cedarburgculturalcenter.org/

  E-mail  mailto:cccenter@ameritech.net

  Description  Depression era memorabilia, advertising art, displayed in a general store

                    setting, visitor center in store

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Building Type   Store

  Era  1860

  New or Updated:  10/8/2004



Wisconsin
Ephraim
Anderson Store Museum
3081 Anderson Lane
Ephraim WI 54211
Phone 920 854-7043
Web Site http://www.ephraim-doorcounty.com/historic.htm
Alt Web http://www.ephraim.org/
Description store located at dock of historic Door County town
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Store
Last changed: 02/26/2003

  WI
 
Kenosha
 
Mike Bjorn's Fine Clothing Store & Museum
 
5614 6th Ave
 
Kenosha  WI
 
Phone  262 652-0648
 
Web Site  *****
 
Description  clothing store has varied collections of mostly pop culture mixed in with                         merchandise
 
Type of Resource  Tourist Attraction
 
Primary Focus  Merchant
 
Building Type  Store
 
New or Updated:  11/08/2003

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