Danville Area Convention and Visitors' Bureau

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Georgetown Grab-It-Here


Information

  • 102 S. Main Street (North wall of Young's Furniture & Appliance) Georgetown, IL


Description


Mike Harper, Artist

C.S. Paxton brought the first Grab-It-Here store to Georgetown.  The store was located in various locations in Georgetown from 1903-1968.  The latest location was in the building that now houses Young’s Furniture & Appliance.  Many Georgetown residents worked at the Grab-It-Here over the years including Marlene Harper, mother of the artist, Mike Harper.

 



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