Business Photos, St. Louis, Mo.

Yeckel Collection

Yeckel Carriage and Wagon Company, 710-712 Sidney Street, St. Louis, Mo.


Charles Spraul, Alma's father, in front of his Butcher Shop at 9th and Dorcas circa 1890.

Circa 1910, Gus Nolte with "Dan" his favorite horse. He delivered Texaco fuel by horse drawn wagon.

Circa 1916, Gus Nolte made Texaco deliveries in a truck. Gus worked for Texaco until his death in 1939.


These pictures are from the Brueckner, Nolte, Schaller, Spraul, Yeckel  families who emigrated to St. Louis from Germany between the 1860 to  1891.  They settled in the neighborhoods around Soulard Market and  Anheuser-Busch Brewery. Contributed by Joan Schaller Yeckel. Contact for information.



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