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Hannibal in Marion County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

New Cash Store

Feb. 27, 1839

 
 
New Cash Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 11, 2012
1. New Cash Store Marker
Inscription.  W. C. Chenowith begs leave to announce to the citizens of Hannibal that he is now opening in this house a new & splendid assortment of goods. By 1852, this was the "Baltimore Cheap Cash Store." In the 1880'2 the building was remodeled by installing the pressed metal facade.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 39° 42.717′ N, 91° 21.431′ W. Marker is in Hannibal, Missouri, in Marion County. Marker is on N. Main Street just south of Hill Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hannibal MO 63401, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Joshua Mitchell Building (here, next to this marker); Henry Collins Building (here, next to this marker); Abner Nash Building (a few steps from this marker); McDaniel's Candy Store (a few steps from this marker); Grant's Drug Store (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Grant's Drug Store (within shouting distance
New Cash Store image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 11, 2012
2. New Cash Store
of this marker); Tom Sawyer’s Fence (within shouting distance of this marker); Mark Twain (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hannibal.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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