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Stanton in Montgomery County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee Mrs. Olsen

Stanton, Iowa

 

“The Little White City”

 
Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee <i>Mrs. Olsen</i> Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
1. Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee Mrs. Olsen Marker
Inscription.

[World's Largest Coffee Pot]

125 ft. tall - 640,000 cups or 40,000 gal.
Pot is 36 ft. high - 20 ft. wide
Spout is 10 ft. deep
Handle is 15 ft. high


 
Location. 40° 58.935′ N, 95° 6.081′ W. Marker is in Stanton, Iowa, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Center Street east of Hilltop Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker and "Coffee Pot" are on the grounds of the Stanton Historical Society. Marker is at or near this postal address: 411 Hilltop Avenue, Stanton IA 51573, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Iowa National Guard Memorial (approx. 6.7 miles away); Red Oak Firehouse (approx. 6.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Thomas D. Murphy Company World War Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); George H. Hawkins Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Regarding Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee Mrs. Olsen. The Stanton Historical Society maintains the Swedish Heritage and Cultural Center.
 
Also see . . .
Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee <i>Mrs. Olsen</i> Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
2. Birth Place of Virginia Christine, Folgers Coffee Mrs. Olsen Marker
Next to the World's Largest "Coffee Pot"

1. Virginia Christine's New York Times Obituary, 1996. (Submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Virginia Christine Bio at IMDb. (Submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 1960s Mrs Olsen Commercial at YouTube. (Submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Stanton Historical Society, Iowa. (Submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
World's Largest "Coffee Pot" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
3. World's Largest "Coffee Pot"
Former Stanton School, c.1885 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 2, 2015
4. Former Stanton School, c.1885
Home of the Swedish Heritage and Cultural Center
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 31, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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