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

O. N. Whistler Meat Market

17 South Broadway

 

— Watertown Commercial Historic District —

 
O. N. Whistler Meat Market Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
1. O. N. Whistler Meat Market Marker
Inscription.  Built 1910 by Gray Construction. Maurice Hockman, Architect.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 44° 53.991′ N, 97° 6.904′ W. Marker is in Watertown, South Dakota, in Codington County. Marker is on South Broadway south of West Kemp Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, just left of the entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 South Broadway, 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. Rosa Frey Millinery Shop (here, next to this marker); McIntyre Block (a few steps from this marker); Commercial Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Tarbell Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Watertown Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Wiser Block (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Post Office & Auditorium (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Watertown.
 
Regarding O. N. Whistler Meat Market.
O. N. Whistler Meat Market Marker image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
2. O. N. Whistler Meat Market Marker
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 22, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Historic Watertown Guided Tour. Built by Orin Whistler, who had been in business with his brother Chilton at 7 North Broadway. It was designed by Maurice Hockman and Gray Construction was the contractor. The building features a distinctive use of heavily sculpted stone trim and brick patterns. (Submitted on August 22, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.) 
 
O.N. Whistler Meat Market (<i>center</i>) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, July 15, 2018
3. O.N. Whistler Meat Market (center)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 21, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 22, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.
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