Historic look at Kendall through the lens....

Original entrance to Glenwood Park

Original entrance to Glenwood Park

Main Street from the west.

Main Street from the west. Building under construction on the right is currently the Kickback bar(formerly the Midway).

Schroeder Motors, about 1960

Schroeder Motors, about 1960

Kendall aerial view. About 1960

Kendall aerial view. About 1960

Downtown Kendall looking east. Early

Downtown Kendall looking east. Early 1900’s.

Kendall High School about 1894.

Kendall High School about 1894.

Kendall main street late 1890’s

Kendall main street late 1890’s or early 1900’s.

Downtown Kendall looking east.

Downtown Kendall looking east. About 1948

Civil war veterans

Civil war veterans in front of the Northwestern Hotel on White Street in early 1880. G.A.R.(Grand Army of the Republic)

The Women’s Relief Corps. , G.A.R.

The Women’s Relief Corps. , G.A.R.

Ranney’s Barber shop. 1917-1964

Ranney’s Barber shop. 1917-1964

Kendall Roundhouse

Kendall Roundhouse. Late 1800’s or early 1900’s.

railroad workers

Juneau Valley crossing

Juneau Valley crossing(now Missouri Ave.), 2 miles west of Kendall.

Kendall Depot

Kendall Depot and coal chute.

downtown Kendall

Downtown Kendall. Early 1900’s.

Kendall looking north

Kendall looking north. Catholic church in background. Note coal chute in on right of photo. Late 1890

C.R. Evans’ Northstar shoe store.

C.R. Evans’ Northstar shoe store.

downtown in late 1800s

Late 1890 to 1900. Downtown from the southeast. The front of the Kendall is slightly right of center.

Farmers and Merchants Bank

The Farmers and and Merchants bank is built at it’s present location in 1914 and opens in 1915.

Kendall State Bank

Kendall in 1911

Kendall in 1911. Railroad yards with the coal chute in left center.

Interior of Gammons store. 1910

Adrion and Waffle General Store. Located on West Railroad Street in front of the Northwestern Hotel on White Street. Early 1880.

Verwiebe’s Bar with Herb Verwiebe behind the bar.

The Geogia Coffee shop at 114 West South Railroad St. in 1942

Georgia Style Shop at 114 West South Railroad St. in the late 1930’s.

Evans Drug and Jewelry store. 118 West South Railroad St. Late 1930’s.

Schroeder Motors, Inc. from 1929 to 1987. In photo from L. to R.: Otto Schroeder, Arthur Roloff, Irvin Roloff, Bill Keller.

Schroeder Motors, 1978

Schroeder Motors, 1978

Hotel Kendall (later Hotel Senz)

Hotel Kendall (later Hotel Senz)

View of north side of Kendall

View to the north on White St. across four sets of railroad tracks.

Kendall Coop Creamery

Kendall Coop Creamery, 201 E. Suth Railroad St. about 1940

downtown

South Railroad Street looking east. About 1020

south railroad street

South Railroad St (Main Street) in 1914. First building on the left is the current F&M Bank. The building across the street was the hardware store now the site of Central Park.

Kendall Roundhouse

Kendall roundhouse (14 stalls built in 18780 with Kendall depot behind it.

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Downtown Kendall, early 1890’s

Downtown Kendall, early 1890’s

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Downtown Kendall in the early 1900’s. These are the new buildings that replaced those burned in the fire of 1903.

1890 kendall

1890 to early 1900. Large building in the center is the backside of the Kendall Hotel

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large building

1890 to early 1900. Large building in the center is the backside of the Kendall Hotel

railyard

depot

Victory Arch

Victory Arch to Welcome home Kendall veterans.

Marachowski’s store opening.

Marachowski’s store opening.

Waffle and Holmes tires

Waffle and Holmes Tires and Tubes at 228 West South Railroad St. Early 1920’s.

Gammon Store

Cecil Gammon, Abner Gammon store. 112 East Railroad St,, currently Sonnenberg Funeral Home.

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200 block of White street after the flood of 1912.

railroad street

Railroad Street, looking west, about 1940. (l-r) Pollard's Garage, a residence, Gammon's Store, the Locker pLant.

depot

Kendall depot before bike trail with kids

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Kendall depot as they are creating the bike trail

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Kendall depot early bike trail days.

bike trail sign

Kendall depot entrance showing in Bike Trail sign early bike trail days.

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South Railroad Street looking east. About 1020