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Iola in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Cornstalks at Shannon's

 
 
Cornstalks at Shannon's Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2015
1. Cornstalks at Shannon's Marker
Inscription.

This (circa 1900) photo was taken in front of TB Shannon's business. Note the size of the cornstalks.
 
Erected 2014 by Iola CITF/PRIDE.
 
Location. 37° 55.368′ N, 95° 24.339′ W. Marker is in Iola, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on Washington Street south of Jackson Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is on the west side of the Courthouse Square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 North Washington Street, Iola KS 66749, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. T. B. Shannon General Merchandise (here, next to this marker); Founders of the Iola Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Northrup Bank and North Washington Street Businesses (within shouting distance of this marker); Northrup Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); L.L. Northrup (within shouting distance of this marker); Andrews Auto Stores (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Iola Police Department (about 300 feet away); South Washington Street Businesses (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Iola.
 
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Also see . . .

Cornstalks at Shannon's Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2015
2. Cornstalks at Shannon's Marker

1. Thomas B. Shannon, in History of Allen and Woodson Counties, Kansas (1901). (Submitted on May 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of Iola, Kansas. (Submitted on May 23, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. AgricultureIndustry & CommerceMan-Made Features
 
Shannon Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2015
3. Shannon Building
At northeast corner of Washington and Jackson Streets
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 120 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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