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Lawrence in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

746 Massachusetts Street

 
 
746 Massachusetts Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. 746 Massachusetts Street Marker
Inscription.

Merchants National Bank was housed on this site in a three story building with clock tower 1888-1930
John G. Haskell, architect

First National Bank remodeled in 1830
and was its occupant until 1970
Verner F. Smith, architect

 
Erected by the City of Lawrence.
 
Location. 38° 58.17′ N, 95° 14.145′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of Massachusetts Street and 8th Street, on the left when traveling south on Massachusetts Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 746 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leo A. Beuerman (here, next to this marker); Round Corner Drug (within shouting distance of this marker); Ridenour & Baker Building (within shouting distance of this marker); House Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Lawrence Studio (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marks Jewelers (about 300 feet away); Standard Mutual Life Building (about 300 feet away); Miller's Hall (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Regarding 746 Massachusetts Street.
746 Massachusetts Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. 746 Massachusetts Street and Marker
Building is a key contributor to the National Register Historic District.
 
Also see . . .  Lawrence's Downtown Historic District NRHP Nomination. (Submitted on August 12, 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 2,091 times since then and 7 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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