MAIN STREET HISTORY
(info gathered as of 9.30.15)

Gathering the history of Main Street is a work in progress, and updates will be posted periodically. The charts below show the information gathered so far, and your input is welcome. If you can add to these charts or know of any inaccuracies, please email Jill Bishop: jillbishop3@gmail.com

CLICK HERE for a printable pdf version of these charts including small photos of current businesses. NOTE: Best printed in landscape (horizontal) view.

Maps of the buildings in 1960: NE Oak Block   NW Oak Block   SE Oak Block   SW Oak Block

NW Oak  – Miller’s Jewelry block

All Things Good
10 N Oak
since 2010

Bruce Karg, dentist
18 N Oak
since 1992

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marv Cyriacks, dentist
1960s-1992

26 N



Rich’s Bar
34 N Oak
since 2007

Andl Embr
38 N Oak
since 2006

McM atty
since 2005
Wendy’s Trav
since 2014
46 N Oak

Diva’s
49 N
since 2015

Anja’s Rock Shop
52 N Oak
since 2015

 

 

vacant

State Farm Insurance
66 N Oak
since 1979

 


(63 N Oak <1990)


 

 

Aptmts
74 N Oak



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Inter-
national
Harvester
1950s-60s

 

 

 

Snacken-berg Groc
1940s

 

 

Vacant lot

 

Miller’s Jewelry
86 N Oak

Laundro-mat
94 N Oak
since 1966

vacant 2007-2010

T.E. G. Russell’s Bar
1979-2006

(29 N Oak
<1990)

Karen’s Hallmark
2001-2005

Vacant

Vacant
2006-2015

Stage Coach West
2009-?

Miller’s Jewelry
since 2000

Miller’s Jewelry
since 1950

 

(89 N Oak <1990)

 

Jim/Amy Miller
since  2010

 

Mark/Laurel
Miller
1978-2010

 

Lee/Doris Miller

1950-1978

 

Lundman Jewelry
1915-1949

 

Thompson
1913-1915

 

Krohn Jewelry
1892-1913

Kaeveny Pharmacy

2001-2007

A.M. Boutique
2007-2011

Mike’s Pharmacy
1995-2001

Joan’s Hallmark
1995-2000

Vacant
39N

Head Hun-ters
1986-2006
52 N

Tanya’s
1996-2008
58 Oak

V. Fixit
1979-99
82 N Oak

(79 N Oak <1990)

Tance-bel
1979-2000

 

Sears
1971-1993

Mike’s Phar
1983-1995

 

Casey Acct
1971-78

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Bendix 1930-1983

Dr Ridg-way

1890-1952

1980s?

vacant

 

 

 

Town Club
29 N Oak

1940s-1976

Dale Furniture
1977-83


Dale Theater
1930s to 1976

 

 

 

 

Sather’s Theater
1920s
and before

1970s?

 

 

Pizza Villa
1972-74

Mike’s Phar
1965-1971

Lake-dale
1946-1969

 

 

 

 

 

Andl Tel Exch

1900s-1946

Prahl’s Drug Store
1916-late 1960s;
Dr Smith, dentist upstairs 30s-40s;

Lew Williams
1890s-1917;
J.J.Rennie;
G.O.Trow, 1st druggist

Candy Castle
1947- 70s


 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacant lot

early 1900s

Mike’s Pharmacy
1962-1965

Thayer’s

1940s to early 1960s

 

 

Gruss
Mercantile
1910-36

Donald Peter-son,

Dentist
40s-60s

Virgil Johnson barber

1960s-70s

Jude’s Groc & General Store

 


NE Oak – Kaz Hardware block

Amer Fam Insurance
99 N Oak
since 2003

Post Office

83 N Oak

since 1963

Parking lot

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacant lot

Arenson’s Pharmacy
43 N Oak (46 Oak N <1990)

Since 1971

[apartments in back]

Burkhardt Acctg
35 N Oak

Since 1977

Kaz Hardware

19 N Oak

since 1958

 

Roes Law
2001-2003
Roes & Larson Law
1993-2000
Olson & Roes Law
1981-1992

Russell’s Bar

to 1978

 

Kaz Hardware

19 N

since 1958

 

Elwyn’s Photog
1977-86
(basemt)

 

*other

 

 

Oak Realty
1974-1996

(40 N Oak >1990)

 

Vacant lot

Thurman’s Clothing

1960s-70s

 

 

apartments

 

Casey Acct
1978-81

vacant

Bahr Bldg busses

1929-1950s

Warehouse

 

 

 

 

 

Dietzel’s Harness Shop 1920s-1930s

Daryl Gunnarson Realty
1970-1974

storage
1960s

 

Marohn Produce
1930s to 50s

 

Vacant lot

early 1900s

Russ’s Bar 1960s

 

 

 

 

Strecker&Hart Liquors 1950s

 

 Mrs. Schierts, res 1960s

George Schierts, atty
1940s-50s

Erickson Garage
1920s-40s

City Hall
fire station, dance hall upstairs
1888 to 1950s

Vacant lot

Hart’s Café 1940s

Dunton Hardware

1890s to 1958

*Other businesses in the Arenson building in the 1970s and 1980s include Duds for Dudes (men’s clothing) 1980-83 at 60 N Oak, John Mayer (draftsman), McAlpin’s  Beauty Salon, Village Fixit (Jim Caswell) 1974-1978, Virgil Johnson (barber), John’s Pro Shop, and Leroy & Maryann Werges (attorneys).


SE Oak – Advocate block                          

Grandpa Earl’s
11 S Oak
since 2003

 

 

 

 

Vacant 1997-2003

Bar
since 1983

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dayton’s Furniture

1963-1983

 

Road House Bar
since 2011

35 S  Oak

 

 

JJ’s Bar
1971-2010

 

Erf’s Bar

1960s

 

Cramber’s Bar

 

Arney’s Bar 1951-1967

 

1940s?

 

Toby’s Bar
1935-1941

 

Spanish Garden Restaurant 1930s

 

Vacant lot

early 1900s

Vacant
41 S Oak

Lu’s Café
53 S Oak
since 2007

 

Blue Waters
2003-2007

 

Andl Café
2001-02

 

Stanley’s Fam Rest
1992-2001

 

Poopsie’s Pizza Plus 1987-93

 

Bernie’s Bar 1975-81

Ricardo’s

1981-86

Ray’s Bar
1969-75

 

Rainbow Café
1930s-1969

 

alley

Law Ofc
63 S Oak
since 1972

Advocate
73 S Oak
since 1933

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1920s?

Johnson Complex
Law & Chiro
Hegge dentist
93 S Oak

Vintage Farmer

 

Country Lane
1974-2008

 

Dayton’s Furniture

1954-1997

 

 

Mark Johnson dentist
1995-?

 

Carlson Plbg Htg

1987-93

?

 

 

 

Peterson’s
Variety

Late 1930s to early 1950s

 

 

 

 

Buri Hardware
1888 to late 1930s

 

 

 

Brose’s Barber Shop
1927-1963

 

 

Cole’s Groc

Hagstrom’s

Gruber’s Gr

Oberg’s Red Owl

1950s-60s

Hawkinson Prod 1950s

Hart’s Café 1940s

Ray Olson Appl

Ferrell Fnrl Home
1960-1970

Lundeen Ford
1917-1977

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hotel in 1901

 



SW Oak – Zahler Photography block

Roth Insur.
10 W. Elm
since 1986

Judy’s Cottage
80 S Oak
since 2005

Sassy’s
72 S Oak
since 2010

Edina Realty
64 S Oak
since 2014

Countryside Court **
Jerry’s Floor Store
48 S Oak
since 1994

Village Properties

40 S Oak

Since 1972

 

(50 S Oak
<1990)

 

Princess Nails
32 S Oak
since 2008

Vacant
20 S Oak
Pandora’s;
Ben Franklin 2005-2007

Zahler Photog
10 S Oak
since 1988

 

 

 

 

Radio Shack
1983-1988

 

 

 

 

Andl State Bank
1933-1980

Little Bk Spot
2000-04
Four Seasons

1991-97

 

1986-91?

Donny’s Deli & Pizza
1999-2000

 

1990s?

 

Coin & Cone

1982-84

Andl/Cardinal Video
1992-2012
(80 S Oak <1990)

Doughty, Chiro 1979-83

(Head Hunters
in back (80-85)

48 S Oak

Paperwork Plus 1992-93

 

Andl Properties

1989-94

 

1980s?

 

 

 

Freeman Var
1980-1984
60 S Oak

 

Raisenen’s Var

1976-?

 

Davis “V” Store
>1970-1975

 

 

 

Ecklund’s Var

1950s-60s

 

Vacant

 

 

 

 

 

Schulzeten-berg storage

 

 

Annandale Bakery

1957-1979
(40 S Oak)

 

 

Broberg Groc

1940s-1957

 

 

 

Schulzeten-berg Carpet

30 S Oak

1960s-1981

 

 

 

 

 

Marshall Wells
Dept. Store

 

Glazier’s

1935-2005

20 S Oak

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1960s-70s?

Roth Insur.

94 S Oak
1973-1985

 

Laundro-
mat
1960s

 

Sport Rousseau

Barber

40s-50s

 

Joe De-Chaney, barber 1930s

 

 

Frontier Rest
1981-1991

Bart’s Cafe

1977-80
Hank’s Cafe

Don Pedro’s

1970s

Sportsman’s Café 50s-60s
Traveler’s Café
1940s

 

Star-Light Realty
1960s-1978

 

 

Schulzetenberg

Carpet  1960s

 

 

 

1970s?

Post Ofc
until 1963

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vacant lot

early 1900s

City Svc Stat
[on Elm St]

1950s

 

1950s?

 

 

Pehrson’s Jack&Jill
1950s-60s

 


Hill’s Grocery

 

Andrew’s Mkt

 

McAlpin’s Red & White

Groc 1945-1950s

 

Dr. Kowalske,
dentist 1940s

 

 

1940s?

McLane Dry Goods

 

 

 

Herzberg Meat Mkt 1930s & 40s

 

Dr. Norris
1907 to 1946

 

P.O in 1901

 

Vacant lot

1930s

Cit St Bank
1923-1933

 

**  In Countryside Court: Jerry’s Floor Store since 1994, Sam’s Good Buy Travel 1995-2009, Curves 2001-?, Peace of Nature 2002-11, B. Original 2000-01
In 1990: Light Essence Photog ( Vicki Worden), Lake Country Video (Paul Sullivan), Guys & Gals (Marlys Woelfel), Annandale Properties (Joy Hill), Homestead Mtg Corp (Daryl Gunnarson) 1991. In 1992, Dr. Bateson, dentist.

 


BY CATEGORY

HARDWARE/APPL – Kaz (Hist Cl***), Coast to Coast, Schulzetenberg, Dunton, Olson, Buri

RESTAURANTS- Lu’s, Blue Waters, Frontier, Stanley’s, Poopsie’s, Rainbow, Ricardo’s, Sportman’s, Pizza Villa, Hart’s Café,

BARS – Rich’s, Road House, TEG Russell’s, Russ’s, JJs, Tobin’s, Arney’s, Strecker&Hart, Erf’s, Cramber’s, Ray’s, Bernie’s

LAWYERS  - Brown, Brown, Young, MacMillan, Roes, Olson, Larson, Pagel, Shadduck, Katzman, Shadduck, Schierts

DOCTORS – Bendix (Hist Cl***), Ridgway(Hist Cl***), Norris(Hist Cl***), Wooster;
DENTISTS – Hegge, Karg, Holmberg, Johnson, Bateson, Cyriacks, Peterson(Hist Cl***), Smith, Kowalske

BARBERS– Brose’s, Rousseau’s, Virgil Johnson, Immell

BEAUTICIANS – Diva’s, Sassy’s, Head Hunters, LaVerne’s

DRUG STORES – Arenson’s (Hist Cl***), Kaeveny, Mike’s, Prahl’s(Hist Cl***)

INSURANCE AGENCYs – State Farm, American Family, Roth Insurance

BANKS – ASB (Hist Cl***), St Bank of Andl, Cit St Bank

JEWELERS – Miller’s, Lundman, Krohn

GIFTS – All Things Good, Judy’s Cottage, Pandora’s, Karen’s Hallmark, Joan’s Hallmark, A.M. Boutique, Stage Coach West, Grandpa Earl’s, Tanya’s

GOVERNMENT – Post Office, City Hall

REALTORS – Edina, Oak, Gunnarson-Ferrell, Gunnarson, Star-Light

VARIETY STORE/GENERAL – Freeman’s, Davis, Ecklund’s, Schulzetenberg, Sears, Peterson’s, Thurman’s, Gruss Merc., Jude’s

MORTUARY(Hist Cl***) – Ferrell, Dunton

FOOD/GROCERS – Jude’s, Marohn’s(Hist Cl***), Oberg’s, Cole’s, Broberg’s, Pehrson, Snackenberg’s, McAlpin, Hill, , Gloege Bakery(Hist Cl***), Gruber, Hawkinson, Marohn, Herzberg

DRY GOODS – McLane, Thayer’s

THEATERS - Dale Theater, Sather’s Theater

PHOTOGRAPHERS – Zahler’s, Elwyn’s

ACCOUNTANTS - Burkhardt Acct, Casey Acct

OTHER –Andl Embroidery, Wendy’s Travel, Laundromat, Dale Furniture, Dayton’s Furniture, Lundeen Ford(Hist Cl***), Carlson Plbg/Htg, Princess Nails, Ben Franklin,  Radio Shack, Lakedale Telephone(Hist Cl***), Village Fixit, Candy Castle, Bahr Bus Svc(Hist Cl***), Andl Video, Johnson Chiro, Tancebel Optometrist


***Link to a History Club Presentation

 

These charts and other Annandale History information are online
in the History section of Annandale Online:
         www.AnnandaleOnline.com > History > Main Street History

CONTACT:
This Main Street History project is a work in progress.
If you have any additions or corrections, please contact Jill Bishop:
email:  jillbishop3@gmail.com    or    tel: 320-492-4545

Thank you for your interest!