1882 Rising Sun Business Directory

RISING SUN. Seven miles east of Des Moines (c h), Polk county, the usual shipping point. The settlement has two church societies and a public school. Shipments, hogs and cattle. Population 150. Mail, semi-weekly. Samuel Britton, postmaster.

Transcribed by Amalea Anderson 1998

Surname(s) First Name(s) Occupation or Business
Barlow Wm carpenter
Brewer E J blacksmith
Britton Samuel General Store
Crosbie Simon carpenter
McCoy Z real estate and loans
Martin E A carpenter
Martin I W physician
Monsteller E C physician
Sins Q C live stock
Stuart A H carpenter

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