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Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
1. Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States Marker
Inscription.

Clay County Savings Association
robbed of $60,000
February 13, 1866
Attributed to Jesse James Gang

 
Erected 1958 by Liberty Chamber of Commerce.
 
Location. 39° 14.814′ N, 94° 25.157′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street and Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north on Water Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 North Water Street, Liberty MO 64068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jesse James Bank Museum (a few steps from this marker); Liberty Lodge No. 49 I.O.O.F. (within shouting distance of this marker); Clay County African American Pioneers (within shouting distance of this marker); Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); Clay County Courthouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War Memorial (about 300 feet away); 17 East Kansas Street (about 300 feet away); Liberty Tribune (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Liberty.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
2. Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States Marker
At Jesse James Bank Museum

1. Jesse James Bank Museum, Liberty MO. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Liberty (MO) Walking Tours. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Clay County Savings Association Building National Register Nomination. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 8 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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