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Watertown in Codington County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

McCarthy Building

7 South Maple

 

— Watertown Commercial Historic District —

 
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By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
1. McCarthy Building Marker
Inscription.  Built after 1898 and by 1910. Theodore G. Lamm Hardware Store in 1919.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 44° 53.989′ N, 97° 6.797′ W. Marker is in Watertown, South Dakota, in Codington County. Marker is on South Maple south of East Kemp Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the southeast corner of the subject building, facing South Maple. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 South Maple, Watertown SD 57201, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Paris Store (here, next to this marker); M.D. Alexander's Furniture Store (a few steps from this marker); Home Furniture Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Schaller's Department Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Commercial Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Retail Building (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Retail Building
McCarthy Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
2. McCarthy Building Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Carnegie Free Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Watertown.
 
Regarding McCarthy Building. Contributing property, Watertown Commercial Historic District, National Register of Historic Places #89000834.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Watertown Commercial Historic District
 
Also see . . .
1. Watertown Commercial Historic District (Wikipedia). (Submitted on August 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Historic Watertown Guided Tour. Built after a 1923 fire at this site. Towslee & Towslee Hardware operated at this site from the early 1900s until 1917. Dr. Martin McCarthy had his dentist office in this building until the early 1940s. Notice McCarthy in the stone panel near the top of the building. (Submitted on August 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
McCarthy Building image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
3. McCarthy Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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