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117-119 E. Lafayette

– Circa 1840's –

 
 
117-119 E. Lafayette Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, March 20, 2022
1. 117-119 E. Lafayette Marker
Inscription.  
Opened as a general merchandise
store, burned and rebuilt in the
1870's. In 1877 White & Co. sold
plows, beaver hats and fine china.
1884 - Jackson's first telephone
company was housed on the 2nd
floor, 1900 a bowling alley was
at 119, 1935-1964 - J. C. Penny's
1964-2000 various
retail stores.

 
Erected 2001.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1840.
 
Location. 35° 36.916′ N, 88° 49.104′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Tennessee, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of East Lafayette Street and North Liberty Street, on the right when traveling west on East Lafayette Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 E Lafayette St, Jackson TN 38301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 115 E. Lafayette (a few steps from this marker); 113 E. Lafayette (a few steps from this marker); 111 E. Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); 117 N. Liberty
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Holland's Building (within shouting distance of this marker); 109 E. Lafayette (within shouting distance of this marker); 208 N. Liberty (within shouting distance of this marker); City Place (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
 
117-119 E. Lafayette Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, March 20, 2022
2. 117-119 E. Lafayette Marker
117-119 E. Lafayette Street image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, March 20, 2022
3. 117-119 E. Lafayette Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 21, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 77 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 21, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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