This building was constructed circa 1880 1. The city directories list the tenants of this building as:

1892 2 :
H. C. Henry and Co. ( Boots and Shoes)

1903:
J.T. Griffith & Co. (Flower, Feed, and Grocery)
3191/2: Miss Nettie Wallace ( Dressmaker), Buffum Telephone Co. 

1906:
Arcade (China Room) 
3191/2 :  John M. Lonergan (Dentist)

19115 :
Hugh Love (Grocer)

19286 :
Crowther’s (Pressing and Cleaning)

19377 :
Gamble Store (Auto Supplies and Hardware)
319 1/2 : American Association of Nurserymen

John M. Lonergan circa 1906
Bray's and Gambles
On the left side of the picture is the Gamble store.

1 Denman, David. 1987. “National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Georgia Street Historic District.” Rep. National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Georgia Street Historic District. United States Department of the Interior: National Park Service.
2 “Pike County Directory: Louisiana City Business Directory (1892-1893).” n.d. Louisiana, Missouri.
3 Prather, Charles E. n.d. “Louisiana City Directory (1903-1904).” Louisiana, Missouri.
4 Hackman & Co., R. E. n.d. “Louisiana City Directory (1906).” Louisiana, Missouri.
5  Hackman & Co., R. E. n.d. “Louisiana City Directory (1911).” Louisiana, Missouri.
6 “Artkraft Directory Publishers: Business Directory.” 1937. Louisiana, Missouri.


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