41 North Strip

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Main Street Views

Various views from Main Street at different times.

Fifth Street Fire Department Wreck

This wreck occurred on Fifth Street at Lambert and involved a city Fire Department car. Visible in the background is 5th Street Market.

Robert B Hape

I’ve seen this photo hundreds of times, but just recently saw this postcard and noticed the photographers name, Bert Hape. Down the rabbit hole I went…. Robert (Bert)…

1355 Second Street

Red Barn, The Farm, then A&W were located at 1355 Second Street, now the location of a Walgreens.

Paul B. Moss Company

Paul B Moss funeral and ambulance service.

The Golden Moon Candy Shop

The Golden Moon Candy Shop was a soda fountain and confectionery located on N Main between 1922-1926. It’s difficult to determine who actually owned and operated the business…

Dairy Bar

The Dairy Bar was located at 241 S Green Street. It is now home to Yum Yum Chinese food.

Catherine Cruse Ewing

Catherine Cruse Ewing was born on 7 Jan 1919 to Clyde Cruse and Goldie Johnson. Catherine was married to Robert Ewing. Catherine was killed on 26 Apr 1942…

138 S Main

138 S Main, home of James R Rash at one time.

Henderson Manufacturing Co

Henderson Manufacturing Company was located at 315 First Street and was manufacturer of All Styles Auto Truck Bodies, Spring Wagons, Drays, Trucks, Carts. References: J. Fisher’s Find a…

Ward’s Motel & Bar

Ward’s Motel & Bar at 2019 US 41 N, owned and operated by John R Ward, and the empty lot next door where Burger Farm would be built…

Larry Camp’s Sunoco

Larry Camp’s Sunoco was located at 26 S Green Street.

Wilder’s Soft Drink Parlor and Confectionery

Wilder’s Soft Drink Parlor and Confectionery, operated by Claude M. and Jessie Wilder in approximately 1919-1920 was located at 128 N Main. References: Evansville Journal September 20, 1920…