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

63 Jefferson Street

c.1875

 
 
63 Jefferson Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
1. 63 Jefferson Street Marker
Inscription.

Local covered bridge builder Eli Cox was the contractor for this building. Businesses have included dry goods, a harness shop, a bootery, a millinery, and an electric shop. The North Side Barber Shop has served Winterset's men since the 1930's. Countless young Winterset lads received their first haircut here. The back of this building opens into the North Side Cafe to the west. Apartments are on the second floor.
 
Erected 2008 by Madison County Antique Association.
 
Location. 41° 20.131′ N, 94° 0.833′ 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: 63 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. 61 Jefferson Street (here, next to this marker); 65 Jefferson Street (here, next to this marker); 67 Jefferson Street (a few steps from this marker); 59 Jefferson Street (a few steps from this marker); 57 Jefferson Street
63 Jefferson Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
2. 63 Jefferson Street and Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 69 Jefferson (a few steps from this marker); 55 Jefferson Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 71 Jefferson (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 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Discover Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 22, 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 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 255 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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