The Cone - Mallory - Gallaway&Swafford home

     The Cone - Mallory - Gallaway&Swafford home

The coming of the railroad in 1868-1869 made Reading one of the best shipping points on the Lakeshore & Michigan Southern line.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

      The Schermerhor residence is now a funeral home

    The Schermerhor residence is now a funeral home

During the late 1880s a number of excellent manufacturers and businesses prospered in Reading, indicated by the many fine homes—and the downtown brick buildings—built there during that era.

 

 

 

 

              The Davies - Benge - Luchenbill Home

            The Davies - Benge - Luchenbill Home

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                 The Barre Home

                               The Barre Home

Carol A. Lackey