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W. E. Shrader

William E. Shrader was the proprietor of Shrader’s Pharmacy at 132 South Clinton Street. The 1908 City Directory listed his residence as 803 East College Street. The 1910 Census lists his birth year as about 1857 and he was a widow. His children were named Edwin G., John C., and Helen M. Cousin Helen E. Gunsolus also resided there.

The attached ad was published July 17, 1911 in the Iowa City Daily Press.


Hruska, “W. E. Shrader,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed February 23, 2024,