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

113 John Wayne Drive

c.1870

 
 
113 John Wayne Drive Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
1. 113 John Wayne Drive Marker
Inscription.

Uses of this building include a bakery*, a harness shop, a grocery, a pool hall, a Coast to Coast store, and a law office.

The double store front was replaced after this building suffered fire damage in 1968.

*As with many bakeries of the time, in 1886 the oven was in a separate bake house at the rear of the property.

1999 Sesquicentennial Project
 
Erected 1999 by Madison County Antique Association and Central Iowa Tourism Region.
 
Location. 41° 20.099′ N, 94° 0.795′ W. Marker is in Winterset, Iowa, in Madison County. Marker is on John Wayne Drive south of Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Building is on the east side of the courthouse square. Marker is at or near this postal address: 113 North John Wayne Drive, Winterset IA 50273, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 115 John Wayne Drive (a few steps from this marker); 117 North John Wayne Drive (a few steps from this marker); 109 John Wayne Drive (a few steps from this marker); 119 North John Wayne Drive (a few steps from this marker); 107 John Wayne Drive
113 John Wayne Drive and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 18, 2014
2. 113 John Wayne Drive and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); 105 North John Wayne Drive (within shouting distance of this marker); 121 John Wayne Drive (within shouting distance of this marker); 103 North John Wayne Drive (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 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Discover Madison County, Iowa. (Submitted on March 23, 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 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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