Scenes from early Mitchell and today from the same location.
Corner of Ohlman & Havens 2012.
The 300 block of North Main 2012.
A vibrant Main street. Corner of 1st and Main looking North circa 1960's.
Salvation Army building under construction 1917, now the Jitters Coffee House.
The 300 block of North Main circa late 1950's.
Amstar Gas Station 1st and Main 2011
Corner of Second and Main looking North. Circa late 1950's.
The Beckwith Building under construction circa 1915. Corner of 4th and Main.
4th and Main looking South 2011
Main and Railroad ca. 1920's
Lake Mitchell Dam ca. 1940's.
Corner of 2nd and Lawler 2012. Notice the same large building far left.
Corner of 2nd and Rowley circa early 1900. Notice the barn shaped home on the far right and the absence of the Methodist Church bell tower on the left.
The Beckwith Building 2012
Corner of 2nd and Rowley 2011. The barn shaped edge of the home can be seen right and the Methodist Church bell tower is at left. Notice in the right center that the earlier building has had 2 stories added and a tall chimney.The corner building at 2nd and Main is no longer there due to a fire.
Western Building date unknown
Reality Building Date unknown.
Herbie's Diner southwest corner Ohlman & Havens circa 1950's.
Elks building circa 1930's.
Corner of Second and Main 2012.
4th and Main looking South 1920's
First and Main east side, mid 1950's
Widman Hotel 1st and Main
Corner of 2nd and Lawler looking North, Circa 1920's. Notice the tallest building far left.
Corner of 1st and Main 2012.