Find a building in Anniston whose resume includes a fire station, a neighborhood market, a Salvation Army thrift store, a meeting hall, a youth recreation center, a church, a ballroom, a residence, a cash-only market and a warehouse for a casket and funeral supply company — just not at the same time.

The building that once housed Jesse L. Wikle’s business — telephone number: ADams 6-4451 — is now an unofficial time capsule of Samuel Noble’s town, a three-story architectural album of images and an irreplaceable chapter of Anniston lore.