Rolla in Phelps County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Pennington-Gilbert Shoe Company
John F. Bradbury, Jr., Rolla The Old Town (St. Louis: G. Bradley Publishing, Inc., 2002), p. 44.
(right) 1926 street scene from the rooftop of Baltimore Hotel looking southeast over Block 8, Rolla Mill Addition toward construction site of the Pennington-Gilbert Shoe Company.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1926.
Location. 37° 56.948′ N, 91° 46.112′ W. Marker has been reported damaged. Marker Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 610 North Olive Street, Rolla MO 65401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Rolla Mills (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pine Street and Downtown Rolla (about 800 feet away); National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Whiskey Row" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rollamo Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Campbell Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Grant Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Scott's Drugs (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rolla.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 157 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 18, 2019, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.