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Winterset in Madison County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

57 Jefferson Street

 
 
57 Jefferson Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
1. 57 Jefferson Street Marker
Inscription.

In its early days, this building housed businesses selling jewelry, stationery and then drugs. A Gambels Store conducted business here from the 1930's until 1971 when Alexander Fabrics acquired the building and operated until 1996. It has also housed an antique shop, a bridal store and a dance studio.
 
Erected 2008 by Madison County Antique Association.
 
Location. 41° 20.132′ N, 94° 0.848′ W. Marker is in Winterset, Iowa, in Madison County. Marker is on Jefferson Street west of John Wayne Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Building is on the north side of the courthouse square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 57 East Jefferson Street, Winterset IA 50273, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 59 Jefferson Street (here, next to this marker); 55 Jefferson Street (here, next to this marker); 53 Jefferson Street (a few steps from this marker); 61 Jefferson Street (a few steps from this marker); 63 Jefferson Street (a few steps from this marker); 51 Jefferson Street (within
57 Jefferson Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
2. 57 Jefferson Street and Marker
shouting distance of this marker); 65 Jefferson Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 67 Jefferson Street (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winterset.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Discover Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 284 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 20, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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