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On the corner is Northrup's second bank building, which replaced Northrup's Lumber Yard that encompassed most of the block. Fire destroyed the bank in January of 1949.
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On the east side of the Northrup Bank, there were a variety of stores housed there through the years.
Erected 2014 by Iola CITF/PRIDE.
Location. 37° 55.391′ N, 95° 24.31′ W. Marker is in Iola, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on Jackson Street west of North Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is on the north side of the Courthouse Square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 West Jackson Street, Iola KS 66749, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. L.L. Northrup (here, next to this marker); Andrews Auto Stores (within shouting distance of this marker); Iola Police Department (within shouting distance of this marker); Cornstalks at Shannon's (within shouting distance of this marker); T. B. Shannon General Merchandise (within shouting distance of this marker); Founders of the Iola Public Library
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . History of Iola, Kansas. (Submitted on May 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 216 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.