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Winterset in Madison County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

105 North John Wayne Drive

c.1875

 
 
105 North John Wayne Drive Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
1. 105 North John Wayne Drive Marker
Inscription.

Businesses in this building have included dry goods, boots and shoes, millinery, appliances, and health foods.

At one time the U.S. Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service had offices upstairs.

A Sears Catalog Store operated here from the 1960's until the early 1990's. Customers could order items from the renowned Sears catalog as well as purchase Sears appliances in the store.

1999 Sesquicentennial Project
 
Erected 1999 by Madison County Antique Association and Central Iowa Tourism Region.
 
Location. 41° 20.082′ N, 94° 0.795′ W. Marker is in Winterset, Iowa, in Madison County. Marker is on John Wayne Drive north of Court Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Building is on the east side of the courthouse square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 North John Wayne Drive, Winterset IA 50273, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 103 North John Wayne Drive (here, next to this marker); 107 John Wayne Drive (here, next to this marker); 109 John Wayne Drive (a few steps from this marker); 101 North John Wayne Drive
105 North John Wayne Drive and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
2. 105 North John Wayne Drive and Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 113 John Wayne Drive (within shouting distance of this marker); 115 John Wayne Drive (within shouting distance of this marker); 70, 72, 74 Court Avenue (within shouting distance of this marker); 117 North John Wayne Drive (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Winterset.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Discover Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 3 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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