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Lafayette in Boulder County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Kettle Dry Goods Store

208 East Simpson Street

— Historic Lafayette Walking Tour —

 
 
Kettle Dry Goods Store Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, June 30, 2018
1. Kettle Dry Goods Store Marker
Inscription.  
Began business in 1909 as a cafe.
Operated as a beauty shop
from 1934 to 1992.

 
Erected 1998 by Lafayette Healthy Communities. (Marker Number 6.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1909.
 
Location. 39° 59.89′ N, 105° 5.306′ W. Marker is in Lafayette, Colorado, in Boulder County. Marker is on East Simpson Street east of South Harrison Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 208 East Simpson Street, Lafayette CO 80026, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Padfield House (a few steps from this marker); City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Miner's Museum (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colorado's Northern Coal Field (about 300 feet away); George Bermont House (about 300 feet away); Joe Rodwick House (about 500 feet away); Peltier House
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(about 700 feet away); Mary Miller Historical Mural (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lafayette.
 
Regarding Kettle Dry Goods Store. At the time it closed, it was the longest running business in Lafayette.
 
Also see . . .  Photo of interior of former dry goods store - City of Lafayette website. (Submitted on July 21, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Former Kettle Dry Goods Store image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, June 30, 2018
2. Former Kettle Dry Goods Store
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 288 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 21, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.

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