1850 September - James A. Jackson and Stone build the first log cabin store on this site, advertise as "Columbia's Pioneer Store."
1853 August 7 - An Advertizement is listed in the Columbia Gazette for the "Jackson and Stone, Wholesale and Retail Dealers in Groceries, Liquors, Hard Ware, Mining Tools, Boots & Shoes, etc." - (Columbia Gazette August 7, 1853)
1854 June - a brick building is erected just before the fire.
1856 June - the building is for sale.
1857 W. H. Neale & Co. lease the building. Stone is no longer one of the owners.
1858 March - Jackson sells to Raymond and Holton who continue "Provisions and General Store" along with their soda business.
1860 Partnership dissolves, Raymond got the soda business, Holton runs the store.
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Floyd D. P. Oydegaard