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Washington in Franklin County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Schnier Building

1883

 
 
Schnier Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, October 6, 2018
1. Schnier Building Marker
Inscription. Built to house Fred Schnier's sewing machine and tailoring business, it also showcased his wife Katharina's handmaid hair goods shop. The family resided here for two generations.
 
Location. 38° 33.54′ N, 91° 0.709′ W. Marker is in Washington, Missouri, in Franklin County. Marker is on West 2nd Street west of Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 West 2nd Street, Washington MO 63090, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Theatre Verein (within shouting distance of this marker); Tamm Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Log House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Marie Krog House (about 300 feet away); Droege's Mercantile Food Store (about 400 feet away); Bertelsmann Building (about 400 feet away); Southern Presbyterian Church (about 500 feet away); Bank of Washington (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceWomen
 
Schnier Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, October 6, 2018
2. Schnier Building Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 8, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 8, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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