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Eudora in Douglas County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

711 Main Street

IOOF Lodge No. 42 Building

 
 
711 Main Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
1. 711 Main Street Marker
Inscription.

This building was constructed in the early 1870's and became home to the Eudora Chapter of the International Order of Odd-Fellows, a fraternal organization first chartered in 1869. As of 2012 the Odd-Fellows continue to own this building and hold regular meetings in their lodge hall on the second story. They have rented out the first story to various businesses over the years, including many pharmacies.
 
Erected 2012 by Eudora Area Historical Society and Douglas County Heritage Conservation Council.
 
Location. 38° 56.762′ N, 95° 5.942′ W. Marker is in Eudora, Kansas, in Douglas County. Marker is on Main Street north of 8th Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 711 Main Street, Eudora KS 66025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 715 Main Street (a few steps from this marker); 719 Main Street (a few steps from this marker); 707 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 720/722 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 724 Main Street (within shouting
711 Main Street and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2014
2. 711 Main Street and Marker
distance of this marker); 726 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 701 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 700 Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eudora.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Eudora, Kansas. (Submitted on August 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Kansas Independent Order of Odd Fellows. (Submitted on August 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 August 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 197 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 22, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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