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Merrill in Lincoln County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Merrill Post Office

 
 
Merrill Post Office <small>NRHP</small> Plaque image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, September 19, 2014
1. Merrill Post Office NRHP Plaque
Inscription.
This property
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
Merrill Post Office
1915

 
Location. 45° 10.865′ N, 89° 41.626′ W. Marker is in Merrill, Wisconsin, in Lincoln County. Marker is at the intersection of East Second Street (State Highway 64) and Pier Street, on the right when traveling west on East Second Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 430 East Second Street, Merrill WI 54452, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Merrill City Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); T.B. Scott Free Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); Three Arch Stone Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Lincoln County Courthouse (approx. half a mile away); Pere Rene Menard (approx. 6.6 miles away); Pomeranian Settlement in Marathon County (approx. 8.6 miles away); Pomeranian Settlement (approx. 8.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Wisconsin Historical Society. Property Record. (Submitted on October 3, 2014.) 

2. Wisconsin Historical Society. National or State Registers Record. (Submitted on October 3, 2014.) 

3. William Gibbs McAdoo. Wikipedia entry. "He arranged the closing of the New York Stock Exchange for an unprecedented four months in 1914 to prevent Europeans from selling American securities and exchanging the proceeds for dollars, and then gold." (Submitted on October 3, 2014.) 

4. James A. Wetmore
Post Office Entrance and <small>NRHP</small> Plaque image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, September 19, 2014
2. Post Office Entrance and NRHP Plaque
. Wikipedia entry. "Wetmore's name appears on some 2,000 cornerstones of federal buildings..." (Submitted on October 3, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Merrill Post Office Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, September 19, 2014
3. Merrill Post Office Cornerstone
William G McAdoo
Secretary of the Treasury
James A Wetmore
Acting Supervising Architect
1915
Merrill Post Office image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, September 19, 2014
4. Merrill Post Office
The cornerstone is in the foreground.
Merrill Post Office image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, September 19, 2014
5. Merrill Post Office
National Register of Historic Places #00001258
Listed October 24, 2000
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 3, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 3, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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