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Council Grove in Morris County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Baker's Food Market

1947

 
 
Baker's Food Market Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
1. Baker's Food Market Marker
Inscription.
This masonry building was constructed as a grocery store in 1947. The Baker family had grocery stores in the area for 127 years, from 1854 to 1981.
 
Erected by Council Grove Chamber of Commerce and Tourism.
 
Location. 38° 39.507′ N, 96° 29.94′ W. Marker is in Council Grove, Kansas, in Morris County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 56) near Adams Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker and building are immediately west of the Terwilliger House. Marker is at or near this postal address: 803 West Main Street, Council Grove KS 66846, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maple Camp (here, next to this marker); Atkinson Log House (a few steps from this marker); Terwilliger Home / Trail Days House (a few steps from this marker); Field School (a few steps from this marker); Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Maple Camp Tourist Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Maple Camp W.W. II Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Council Oak Acorn (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Council Grove.
 
Also see . . .
Baker's Food Market and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
2. Baker's Food Market and Marker

1. Council Grove, Kansas. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Council Grove, Kansas. (Submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers
 
Notice Posted on Baker's Food Market Door image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 19, 2011
3. Notice Posted on Baker's Food Market Door
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 2, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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