Historical Businesses

Battle Creek was once home to a variety of iconic businesses that have since become a cherished part of the town's bygone era. Each of these businesses played a unique role in Battle Creek's past, serving as testaments to the enduring spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship that defined the town's history. 

You can see photos of some of these businesses in our Gallery.

Information compiled from: Centennial Reminiscing. A Story of the People of the Community of Battle Creek, Nebraska 1867-1967 by Charles C. Zimmerman, Contributor - Ronnie Smith