World maps, nautical maps, street maps… you name it and Jan Swain, owner of The Map Store in Wauwatosa, probably has it.
But after a successful run, the multi-generational company, operating out of Milwaukee since the 1930’s, announced they will be closing their doors for good on March 31st.
“Electronics have taken a big large part of our business. It’s fine… but the end is in there because there’s no long-range presence needed,” said Swain this past week.
But what will he miss the most about running this beloved store? Listen to the full story below:
For more on The Map Store in Wauwatosa, including a link to their online store, you can visit www.milwaukeemap.com.