Looking Back: Bourgholtzer's Picture Shop

Looking Back: Bourgholtzer’s Picture Shop

This copy is of a black and white photograph of James Bourgholtzer’s Picture Shop at 15 E. Main Street in Washington. Printing at the top of the photo says, “In the 100 block of East Main Street.” Bourgholtzer was a prominent and popular photographer in Daviess County. He opened his photo studio in 1891 was active in the business until 1938. His son, William Spencer Bourgholtzer, continued the business until his death in 1948.