Mason Area Historical Society
Mason Area Historical Society
 
 
 
 
 
Downtown Mason MI Throughout The Years
 
 
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The space that is now Kean's Store Co. used to be 6 separate storefronts. Here's a look at what was in those 6 storefronts in the year 1900, including a bowling alley, the post office and a saloon. This is from a map that hangs in our library at the SE corner of Barnes and Oak.
 
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*****  Northwest corner of S Jefferson St and W Maple St, October 1, 1941.
 Ware's Pharmacy, Schmidt's, Matthew's Restaurant, Simone Confectionery, Parkhurst Dry Goods.
 
 
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***** East Ash Street 1897 
 
 
 
 
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***** Rayner Opera House
It used to stand on Maple St., where the parking lot behind Mason State Bank is now.
 
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