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Stroud in Lincoln County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

William Alfred Mensch Building

1922

 

Historic US Route 66

 
William Alfred Mensch Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
1. William Alfred Mensch Building Marker
Inscription.  
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior

 
Erected by Main Street Stroud.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the U.S. Route 66 series list.
 
Location. 35° 44.938′ N, 96° 39.36′ W. Marker is in Stroud, Oklahoma, in Lincoln County. Marker is on Main Street (State Highway 66) near 3rd Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Marker is along Historic Route 66. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 218 West Main Street, Stroud OK 74079, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sac & Fox Agency (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stroud Area Veterans Monument (about 400 feet away); Rock Cafe (about 500 feet away); Murrah Federal Building Bombing (approx. 1.8 miles away); Trooper Larry Crabtree (approx. 1.8
William Alfred Mensch Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 16, 2011
2. William Alfred Mensch Building and Marker
miles away); Trooper Kenneth "Kenny" Osborn (approx. 1.8 miles away); Turner Turnpike (approx. 1.9 miles away); Davenport's Historic Broadway Avenue (approx. 6.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stroud.
 
Additional comments.
1. National Register Of Historic Places:
Mensch, William Alfred, Building (added 2000 - - #00001576)
Also known as Stroud Convention Center
218 W. Main St. , Stroud
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall
    — Submitted April 21, 2011.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 609 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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