|Pike Street, c. 1900|
Dan Cohen's, 26 Pike, more here.
Cohen had a chain of shoe stores throughout the midwest. It close in 1957
Middendorf's, 153-55 Pike, 1852
Herman Hanneken, of Hanneken's Dairy, on Pike
From a Facebook post by his granddaughter, Linda Kreke Higgins
Gas Station just west of the underpass
Thanks to Leslie Leeke, Sr. for this one. His uncle, John
Edward Smith is the man on the right
|Dick Pilger's Service Station, 602 Pike, 1938
From a Facebook post by Dick Pilger's son David
|Riedinger's Dry Cleaning, 600 block of Pike, taken out by I-75
From a Facebook post by Muffett Henn Barlow
|Group headed for Baseball's
Opening Day. Dibowski's Cafe
in the background, #6 Pike Street
|Pike Street Scene||Pike Street Scene|
This is George W. Hill, owner of a long-time Pike Street business.
Read more about George H. Hill Co., here.
See his family's Grant County pics, including the original Hill store, here.
|Undated||Boone County Recorder, July 19, 1899||Hill's reminds you they have the best gluten.||Hill donated 40 acres in
Morning View for a Boy Scout Camp
|Pike Street, 1910||Plagiarism is common in early postcards. At least they changed the clouds.||Pike Street, 1910|
Schuler's Pharmacy, 702 Pike
|Pike Street, 1902||Pike at Lee, toward Main||The Phoenix Cafe
s.e. corner of Pike and Russell
Thanks to Mary Jo Schlickman for sharing this with us. She notes: “I can see
a sign on the tree with
|Pike Street West
|View of Pike Street
East from Washington
|East on Pike|
|Pike Street, c. 1910|
Promotional postcard for Art Off Pike, 2011
In 1914, the Kentucky Post looked back on an old Pike Street
landmark, The Day House. You can read it here.
An earlier Day House story is here.