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

Lawrence Studio

 
 
Lawrence Studio Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. Lawrence Studio Marker
Inscription.

Constructed late 1860s
Alexander Marks, jeweler,
was an early occupant

This building, now reflective of Mission style, housed dry goods, drugs, and jewelry businesses and several barber shops

Alfred A. Lawrence Photography Studio 1917-1943
Jayhawk Barber Shop 1936-1980
George's Pipe Shop 1950-1997

 
Erected by the City of Lawrence.
 
Location. 38° 58.212′ N, 95° 14.165′ W. Marker is in Lawrence, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is on Massachusetts Street south of 7th Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 727 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence KS 66044, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. House Building (a few steps from this marker); Miller's Hall (a few steps from this marker); Anderson Building (within shouting distance of this marker); 746 Massachusetts Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Leo A. Beuerman (about 300 feet away); Free State Hotel (about 300 feet away); Round Corner Drug (about 300 feet away); 700-702 Massachusetts Street (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Lawrence.
 
Regarding Lawrence Studio.
Former Lawrence Studio Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. Former Lawrence Studio Building and Marker
Building contributes to the National Register Historic District.
 
Also see . . .  Lawrence's Downtown Historic District NRHP Nomination. (Submitted on August 13, 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 186 times since then. 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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