124 North 1st Avenue

124 North 1st Avenue (HM1DRM)

Location: Winterset, IA 50273 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 20.12', W 94° 0.882'

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In 1869, a wood frame building stood on this lot, serving as a book store and the post office. The current brick building has housed a general store, a men's clothing store, and a chiropractic office in the front section of the main floor. From 1909 until 1999, the Kraft-King Company, later King's Clothing, occupied the premises. An interesting note: In the late 1920's, a line of women's silk hosiery was added to the clothing available for purchase in this men's clothing store.

The building's north side originally had an ornate outside stairway leading to the second floor. In 1889 the front area of the second floor was occupied by E.E. McCall, who dealt in land, loans, abstracts, and insurance. Two attorneys were in the back section upstairs, followed by a photography studio in the 1880's and '90's.
Year Placed2008
Placed ByMadison County Antique Association
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Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 5:47pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15T E 415095 N 4576479
Decimal Degrees41.33533333, -94.01470000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 20.12', W 94° 0.882'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 20' 7.20" N, 94° 0' 52.92" W
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Area Code(s)515, 641
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 124 N 1st Ave, Winterset IA 50273, US
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