Dubuque in Dubuque County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
"Fourth Street Elevator"
Originally operated by steam, then by electricity in 1893, the elevator was incorporated as the Fenelon Place Elevator Co. with neighbors as stock holders.
First board of directors; June 21, 1893; L.C. Bissell, Pres.; W.A. Leathers V Pres.;, J.H. Kleine, Sec'y; Chas. Sass, Treas. Other stockholders: Jacob Rich, Frank H. Weime,Geo. B. Burch, D.J. Scott, J.F. Ris, J. Hooper, W.G. Norman, J.R. McFarland and C.F. Markle.
br> In 1912, C.B. Trewin acquired control. To date, (1967) his family owns and operates it for the use and enjoyment of the public.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1882.
Location. 42° 29.778′ N, 90° 40.168′ W. Marker is in Dubuque, Iowa, in Dubuque County. Marker can be reached from Fenelon Place near Raymond Place. Touch for map. Marker Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Methodist Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Five Flags Theater (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Tim Fanning's Log Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Grand Opera House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dubuque Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Dubuque County Jail (approx. 0.4 miles away); John Francis Rague (approx. 0.4 miles away); Iowa's First Church (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dubuque.
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