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JOHN T. HANCOCK & SON
When John T. Hancock died, the business was moved to 2-20 South Main. The company name remained the same, but the president was C. H. Young. The business became a branch of the WESTERN GROCER COMPANY in 1909 and was not listed after 1918.
The 1880 Dubuque City Directory stated that this business was located at 233 Main.
The 1884-1885 Dubuque City Directory listed 215 to 229 Main as the address of this wholesale grocer.