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A OVERHOLT & CO.
Pittsburgh, PA.
1878-1918
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Overholt had offices in all major cities, including Chicago, Cincinnati, and Philadelphia, but the Pittsburgh location was the Head Office.

The company used the brand names:
"A. Overholt", "Old Overholt", and "Old Overholt."

Business name timeline:
A Overholt & Co.

Address timeline:
104 5th Ave (1878), office cor 7th Ave & Smithfield (1880), 91 5 th Ave, Room 3 (1890), 121 3 rd Ave, Room 503 (1892-1895), Ferguson block Room 503 (1896-1901), Frick Building 1008-1010 (1902-1918)

Business category timeline (abbreviations decoded below):
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Years that company appeared in directories
Years directories were consulted
Pittsburgh directory notes



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BUY ME!

1905

Appearance in directories:
1878, 1880, 1890, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1908, 1910, 1911, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918

Directories consulted:
1870, 1871, 1872, 1873, 1874, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1889, 1890, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918

Pittsburgh directory notes:
V= Wine & Liquor (Wholesale), V-R = Wine & Liquor (Retail), W = Whiskey (Wholesale), L = Liquors (Wholesale) D = Distiller, DA = distiller's agent

Major street name renumbering in 1884 and again 1896, again in 1899 (Ohio Ave). Washington became Warrington in 1910. Just liquor dealer pages until 1899, except in 1874, 1878, 1880. 1875, 1887 are missing. 1877 and 1878 pages are identical, so one is missing. 1886, 1891, is partial listing. 1901 - started showing phone exchanges and numbers for all. 1907. No Distillers, Liquors begins with "Bigley". 1909, 1912, no distillers.

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