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Historic General Stores (National Register for Historic Places*)

*does not include buildings within historic districts

Alaska

McCarthy General Store, McCarthy

Teeland’s Country Store, Wasilla

Arizona

Pearce General Store, Pearce

Colorado

Wildhack’s Grocery Store and Post Office, Frisco

Florida

Evinston Community Store and Post Office, Evinston

Jorgensen’s General  Store, Grant

Georgia

A. D. Strickland Store, Dalton

Irvin General Store, Cornelia

Idaho

Joseph Sherwood House and Store, Island Park

Indiana

F. P. Taggart Store, Nashville

Kansas

Jenkins Building, White City

Z. H. Moore Store, Oketo (now houses community museum)

New Lancaster General Store, New Lancaster

Kentucky

Calico and Brown General Store, Paint Lick

C. B. Caudill Store, Blackey

Howard Brothers’ Store, Howardstown

Rosine General Store and Barn, Rosine

Yeager General Store, Wise’s Landing

Minnesota

Esselman Brothers General Store, Mayhew Lake

Norseland General Store, Lake Prairie

Mississippi

Porterville General Store, Porterville

Taylorsville Signal Office and Watkins General Store (now Watkins Museum), Taylorsville

Montana

Two Medicine General Store, Squaw Mountain

New Jersey

Buzby’s General Store, Woodland

North Dakota

Nelson’s General Store, Christine

Oklahoma

Deer Creek General Merchandise Store, Deer Creek

Engels’ Dry Goods Store, Luther

J.H. Pyeatt’s General Store, Custer City

Oregon

Kam Wah Chung Company Building, John Day (now museum)

William Kyle and Sons Mercantile Store, Florence

Woods and Caples General Store, Forest Grove

South Carolina

F. W. Scheper Store, Port Royal

Vermont

J. S. Sweeney Store, Charleston

Washington

Doe Bay General Store and Post Office, Doe Bay

Maloney’s General Store, Skykomish

West Virginia

Lost River General Store, Lost River

Prince Brothers General Store, Prince

Wyoming

F. A. Welty General Merchandise, Dubois

Wyoming Mercantile, Aladdin


Digital History Projects

The Growth of Newspapers Across the United States: 1690-2011: Data visualization by the Rural West Initiative, Bill Lane Center for the American West, Stanford University; Credits: Dan Chang, Krissy Clark, Yuankai Ge, Geoff McGhee, Yinfeng Qin and Jason Wang

Putting Cash Registers on the Map:  Susan V. Spellman

Visualizing U.S. Expansion Through Post Offices:  Derek Watkins