Then and Now: Tritt’s Corner


Then - This photo was taken by Jack McKeever in 1936 of Jack Tritt’s Corner, located at the junction of North Main Street and Dellinger Road. The photo was taken from across North Main Street showing the interurban train line with overhead electrical wires. Tritt’s Corner was a multifaceted business that included a filling station, cabins for rent and 50-50 dancing.

Then - This photo was taken by Jack McKeever in 1936 of Jack Tritt’s Corner, located at the junction of North Main Street and Dellinger Road. The photo was taken from across North Main Street showing the interurban train line with overhead electrical wires. Tritt’s Corner was a multifaceted business that included a filling station, cabins for rent and 50-50 dancing.


Photos courtesy of the Champaign County Historical Society.

Now – The 2017 photo of this site shows the current location of Mabry Auction Gallery and Olde Scioto House Design, 1301 N Main St., and Boldman Printing, 1333 N. Main St.


Photos courtesy of the Champaign County Historical Society.

Then – This photo was taken by Jack McKeever in 1936 of Jack Tritt’s Corner, located at the junction of North Main Street and Dellinger Road. The photo was taken from across North Main Street showing the interurban train line with overhead electrical wires. Tritt’s Corner was a multifaceted business that included a filling station, cabins for rent and 50-50 dancing.

Now – The 2017 photo of this site shows the current location of Mabry Auction Gallery and Olde Scioto House Design, 1301 N Main St., and Boldman Printing, 1333 N. Main St.

Then – This photo was taken by Jack McKeever in 1936 of Jack Tritt’s Corner, located at the junction of North Main Street and Dellinger Road. The photo was taken from across North Main Street showing the interurban train line with overhead electrical wires. Tritt’s Corner was a multifaceted business that included a filling station, cabins for rent and 50-50 dancing.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2017/05/web1_Then-Tritt-27s-Corner.jpgThen – This photo was taken by Jack McKeever in 1936 of Jack Tritt’s Corner, located at the junction of North Main Street and Dellinger Road. The photo was taken from across North Main Street showing the interurban train line with overhead electrical wires. Tritt’s Corner was a multifaceted business that included a filling station, cabins for rent and 50-50 dancing. Photos courtesy of the Champaign County Historical Society.

Now – The 2017 photo of this site shows the current location of Mabry Auction Gallery and Olde Scioto House Design, 1301 N Main St., and Boldman Printing, 1333 N. Main St.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2017/05/web1_Now-Tritt-27s-Corner.jpgNow – The 2017 photo of this site shows the current location of Mabry Auction Gallery and Olde Scioto House Design, 1301 N Main St., and Boldman Printing, 1333 N. Main St. Photos courtesy of the Champaign County Historical Society.