Liberty in Clay County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Clay County Historical Society Historic Landmark
"Steamboat Gothic" design, circa 1870's. Owned by Manheim Goldman, the first permanent Jewish settler in the metropolitan area who operated a store in Liberty. Twice Mayor of Liberty, a founder and chief benefactor of the Odd Fellows Home.
Erected 1976 by Clay County Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Missouri, Clay County Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1976.
Location. 39° 14.895′ N, 94° 25.066′ W. Marker is in Liberty, Missouri, in Clay County. Marker is at the intersection of Mississippi Street and Leonard Street, on the left when traveling east on Mississippi Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 214 East Mississippi Street, Liberty MO 64068, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frank Hughes Memorial Library (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lightburne Hall (about 500 feet Jesse James Bank Museum (about 600 feet away); Liberty Lodge No. 49 I.O.O.F. (about 600 feet away); Site of First Daylight Bank Hold Up in United States (about 700 feet away); Alexander W. Doniphan (about 700 feet away); Liberty Mormon Jail (about 800 feet away); Liberty Presbyterian Church (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Liberty.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 527 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.