"SHSI Certificate of Recognition"
"Best on the Web"

Encyclopedia Dubuque


"Encyclopedia Dubuque is the online authority for all things Dubuque, written by the people who know the city best.”
Marshall Cohen—researcher and producer, CNN

Affiliated with the Local History Network of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and the Iowa Museum Association.


From Encyclopedia Dubuque
Jump to navigationJump to search

THOMPSON DRY GOODS COMPANY. Thompson Dry Goods Company succeeded Thompson and Schneider Dry Goods Company in January, 1897 at the corner of 10th and Main. (1) Thompson and Schneider had been at that location since 1875.

The 1899-1900 Dubuque City Directory listed 998 Main. The store closed in 1901.



1. "Change of Firm," Dubuque Herald, January 31, 1897, p. 6

2. Dubuque Herald, June 21, 1901