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Liberty in Clay County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Jesse James Bank Museum

Clay County Historical Society Historical Landmark

 
 
Jesse James Bank Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
1. Jesse James Bank Museum Marker
Inscription.

Built in 1858, only ante-bellum building remaining on the square. Originally housed a branch of the Farmer's Bank. Scene of first daylight robbery in 1866, supposedly by James-Younger gang. Restored to original appearance by Jack Wymore.

Bicentennial 1976

This property built in 1858
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of Interior
1993

 
Erected 1976 by Clay County Historical Society and Clay County Area Retired Teachers Association.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Missouri, Clay County Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 14.821′ N, 94° 25.159′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is on Water Street north of Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north. 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. Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States (a few steps from this marker); Liberty Lodge No. 49 I.O.O.F. (a few steps from this marker); Clay County African American Pioneers
Jesse James Bank Museum Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
2. Jesse James Bank Museum Marker Detail
(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); Liberty Tribune (about 300 feet away); Alexander W. Doniphan (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Liberty.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jesse James Bank Museum, Liberty MO. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Historic Liberty (MO) Walking Tour. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Clay County Savings Assocation Building National Register Nomination. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. DisastersIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Jesse James Bank Museum NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
3. Jesse James Bank Museum NRHP Marker
Jesse James Bank Museum and Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 30, 2013
4. Jesse James Bank Museum and Markers
Jesse James Bank Museum image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, October 28, 2015
5. Jesse James Bank Museum
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 356 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   5. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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