Pittsford Area Schools

9304 Hamilton

Pittsford, MI

49271

517-523-3481

 

The Town of Pittsford
as it was in 1896
Information by, Hope D. Earl, Pittsford, MI
Sent to Elisha Bailey in 1966, Provided by his granddaughter, Cinda Walton

Names

Business

Lyon & Chesley

Drugs and Groceries

Fred Searles

Meats and Groceries

Hugh & Warren Cole

Dry Goods and Groceries

John Chirves

Furniture & Undertaker

Hank Vandey

Hardware

O.E. Williams

Jewelry & Watch Repair

Whitbeck-Brother & Sister

Dr.s Volket & Tilley

Mr. Tolford

Dr.

Henry Loucks

Shoe Repair

Lime Combs

Building mover & Cider Mill

James Albert & Bert Earl

Saw Mill and Feed Mill

M.F. & Will Cutler

Dry goods

George Pete Cole

Drayman

George & Mate Cole

Ice Cream Parlor

Bryon Turnner

Dentist

Edna Turnner

Photo Gallery

B.A. Bowditch

Boots, shoes, grocery, hardware, tinshop

Kedzie & Stone

Bank

Kedzie

Hardware, Tin shop

Del Harford

Harness Repair

Ed Lad

Barber shop

John Wallace

Stockman

A.Z. Nickols

Veterinary

Mrs. O.E. Williams

Millenary

Henry Winslow

Pool Hall & cardroom

Henry Perrin

Junkyard

Therebar Brimingstoll

Hotel

Foster Richard

Livery barn

West Crandal

Livery barn

Oma Fish

Groceries and meats

Del Carol & Childs

Coalyard

Charlie Night

Bazzar

Erye Collins

Woodshop

Azel Willson

Post Office & candystore

Tom Haybarker

Hay & grain buyer

Willie Bailey

Milkman

Bud Palmer

Bakery

C.F. Murry

Bowling Alley

Claude Pinkham

Cheese Factory

Charlie Turping

Tel. Agent

Frank Bump

Baggageman

Win & Watt Colley

Night Agents

Charlie Mead

Painter & Paperhanger

Jud Watkins

International Dealer

Blacksmiths
Ruben Green
George Sheffield
John Stump
Del Bailey
Jessie Peter
Will Lyons
Jack Kettler
Frank Granger
Bob Varner
 

Horse & Buggy Carriers
Will Ware
George Foster
George Forbes
Victor Lane
Fred Wadsworth


Railroad:  Lakeshore & Michigan Southern
5 passenger trains daily
Going east: 32, 36, 126, 14
Going west: 47, 155, 133
Two local freights and 94 freight

The Earl brothers had the first garage, machine welding shop and first electric lights in Pittsford

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