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Carver in Carver County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Funk Hardware Store

 
 
Funk Hardware Store Plaque image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 5, 2014
1. Funk Hardware Store Plaque
Inscription.
Carver Historic District
has been placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
Funk Hardware Store
ca. 1880

 
Erected by the City of Carver Heritage Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 44° 45.825′ N, 93° 37.538′ W. Marker is in Carver, Minnesota, in Carver County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway Street North and 4th Street East, on the right when traveling north on Broadway Street North. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 401 North Broadway, Carver MN 55315, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trinity Lutheran Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Minnesota Valley Oil Co. (about 500 feet away); Church by-the River, Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away); Stephen Kult Clothing Store (about 600 feet away); Van De Veire Knoll (approx. 0.3 miles away); Little Rapids Fur Post (approx. 1.5 miles away); Brinkhaus Livery Stable (approx. 2 miles away); City Square Park (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Carver.
 
Also see . . .
Former Funk Hardware Store image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, May 5, 2014
2. Former Funk Hardware Store
Carver Historic District
National Register of Historic Places #80001960
Listed January 4, 1980
(The plaque can be seen to the left of the door.)

1. Historic Homes and Businesses in Carver. Funk Hardware Store and Lumberyard. "Built of local buff-colored brick by John Funk Jr. about 1882, the building originally served as a substantial hardware store." (Submitted on November 30, 2014.) 

2. Historic Homes and Businesses in Carver. John Funk Jr. House. (Submitted on November 30, 2014.) 

3. Carver Historic District National Register Nomination. (Submitted on November 30, 2014.)
 
Additional keywords. John Funk, Jr.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 30, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 267 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 30, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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