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Saint Joseph in Buchanan County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Donnell Court Building

Neo-Classical

 

1902

 
Donnell Court Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
1. Donnell Court Building Marker
Inscription.

Robert Washington Donnell, one of the first settlers of the Platte Purchase, was instrumental in organizing the Bank of the State of Missouri and securing St. Joseph's position as the eastern terminus of the Pony Express.

 
Erected by Junior League and Main Street St. Joseph.
 
Location. 39° 46.048′ N, 94° 51.228′ W. Marker is in Saint Joseph, Missouri, in Buchanan County. Marker is at the intersection of Francis Street and 5th Strret, on the left when traveling east on Francis Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 501-511 Francis Street, Saint Joseph MO 64501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Building (a few steps from this marker); Buchanan County Courthouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Queen of the River Towns King of the Trails" (about 500 feet away); Kirkpatrick Building (about 500 feet away); Missouri Valley Trust Company (about 600 feet away); Christ Episcopal Church (about 600 feet away); The Boder Building (about 600 feet away); Coleman Randolph "Hawk" Hawkins (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Saint Joseph.
 
Regarding Donnell Court Building.
Donnell Court Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
2. Donnell Court Building and Marker
The Donnell Court Building is a contributing structure to the St. Joseph's Commerce and Banking Historic District of the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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