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J. SCHWIETERING. Advertising itself in 1923 as "Grocer De Luxe," J. Schwietering was located at 1079 Main Street which was across the street, according to its advertisements, from its old location. The company handled the "finest line of imported and domestic fruits, vegetables,and delicacies to be obtained."

The 1909 Dubuque City Directory gave the address of this business as 1098 Main.

The 1913 Dubuque and Dubuque County Directory and the 1915 Dubuque City Directory stated that this company was located at 1088-1098 Main.

The 1916-1917 White's Dubuque County Directory listed 1088-98 as the address.

The 1918 Dubuque City Directory listed 1088 Main.

The 1922 Dubuque Telephone Directory listed 1098 Main.

The 1923 and 1929 Dubuque City Directory listed 1079 Main.

The 1937 Dubuque Consurvey Directory and 1939 Dubuque City Directory listed 898 Main.

The 1941 through 1951 Dubuque City Directory listed 1005 Main.