Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Iola in Allen County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

South Jefferson Avenue Businesses

 
 
South Jefferson Avenue Businesses Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2015
1. South Jefferson Avenue Businesses Marker
Inscription.

[Top photo caption reads]
This photo was taken looking north on Jefferson Avenue. The building on the corner was the 2nd building for the Allen County Courthouse in Iola. Notice the brick streets. Iola housed numerous brick plants during this period.

[Bottom photo caption reads]
This photo is [sic - was] taken in 1907 looking north on Jefferson Avenue.
 
Erected 2014 by Iola CITF/PRIDE.
 
Location. 37° 55.278′ N, 95° 24.227′ W. Marker is in Iola, Kansas, in Allen County. Marker is on Madison Avenue (U.S. 54) west of Jefferson Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is on the south side of the Courthouse Square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 East Madison Avenue, Iola KS 66749, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Iola Kiosk (here, next to this marker); East Madison Avenue Businesses (within shouting distance of this marker); A.W. Beck (within shouting distance of this marker); Iola Colborn (within shouting distance of this marker); Iola State Bank and Madison Avenue (within shouting distance

South Jefferson Avenue Businesses Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 17, 2015
2. South Jefferson Avenue Businesses Marker
Corner building across intersection is same one seen in top marker photo
of this marker); EP Brigham (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named South Jefferson Avenue Businesses (about 300 feet away); George A. Bowlus (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Iola.
 
Also see . . .  History of Iola, Kansas. (Submitted on May 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 177 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.
Paid Advertisement