Madison County History and Genealogy

History and Genealogy



Madison County Advertising


Barto & Keiser

The Progressive Hardware Merchants of Plain City, Ohio


Barto & Keiser

The Barto & Keiser Store Building, Plain City

M. D. Barto and W. J. Keiser established the business in 1885 in a small room of 800 square feet in Plain City. They now occupy the present handsome store as shown, in which they use 10,000 square feet. Their many customers bear testimony to their high character as men of business.

From Madison Democrat 50th Anniversary
Published by the Madison Democrat, 1908