This newspaper clipping shows the Baer building, on South Grand Street around the turn of the century. the site is now the location of a parking garage.
The above building once sat where the Monroe Hotel building now stands on South Grand. The man who built it, Isaac Baer, was profiled in the Worlds Fair Edition of the Monroe Evening News in 1893: ISAAC BAER. One of the finest stores on Grand street, is that of the above named gentleman, the … Continue reading Baer Brothers General Mercantile and Isaac Baer.