The Cooksville Store is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places and is thought to be the oldest continuously operating general store in Wisconsin.

Canon 20D with 17-85mm lens
f) 5
Processed through Photomatix and PS, using 1 RAW file split into three.


country living, country store, ech52, historical, old days, photomatix, tone mapping


  • danamh40
    danamh40over 4 years ago

    Could this be any cuter? I love old country stores! A definite favorite…nicely done!

  • Thanks Dana!! I love them to. My family owned a small country store when I was young, so these store bring back a lot of early memories for me. Thank you also for the fav!

    – ECH52

  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 4 years ago

    Fabulous shot Ernie really nice and lots of history.

  • Thank you very much Steven, so glad you like it, and thanks also or the fav!

    – ECH52

  • Lisa G. Putman
    Lisa G. Putmanover 4 years ago

    Wonderful image! Plenty of charm!

  • Thanks for the wonderful comment and for the fav!

    – ECH52

  • Bootiewootsy
    Bootiewootsyover 4 years ago

    Stunning image of a country store… Very well captured..

  • Thank you very much my friend!

    – ECH52

  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyover 4 years ago

    Great shot, where is this store, would love to have a shot of my own

  • Thanks Very Much Tim!!

    – ECH52

  • Tim Denny
    Tim Dennyover 4 years ago

    Thanks much for the feedback, surely will check this one out

  • Lyz48
    Lyz48over 4 years ago

    Hi! Whether is this store anywhere in Wisconsin? Watching Your fantastic pictures everybody would like to live there. Lyz

  • Yes this store is in a little country town in south central Wisconsin. Thank you for stopping by to view my work, it is nice to meet you. I am lucky to live in such a beautiful State.

    – ECH52

  • WildBillPho
    WildBillPhoover 4 years ago

    Great shot and piece of Americana!

  • Thank you very much Bill, it was a great find!

    – ECH52

  • Kate Adams
    Kate Adamsover 4 years ago

    Absolutely gorgeous Ernie!!

  • Thank you very much my friend, I hope your are having a wonderful Mothers Day!!

    – ECH52

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 4 years ago

    Wonderful – I’ll bet you could stay in there for hours

  • Thank yo very much, it is an interesting place!

    – ECH52

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