Photo 624, The A. R. Kovanda store is to the left. Nemechek Brothers were in operation from about 1905 to 1911.
Photo 465, Street Scene. Kovanda Hardware is the second store from the right. It ghas a black sign with white lettering.
The Kovanda store in the photo above burned down in the February 1920 fire. The Argus story about the fire called it the Frank. Kovanda building and said it was occupied by Norris Aylor’s store at that time. See the February 6, 1920 Argus.
anna kovanda - women's suffrage leader
Anna Klima Kovanda was a noted advocate of Women's Suffrage. Photo 751.