Iola State Bank and Madison Avenue

Iola State Bank and Madison Avenue (HM1KLT)

Location: Iola, KS 66749 Allen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 55.302', W 95° 24.198'

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[Top photo caption reads]
Looking west on Madison Avenue, you can see the street trolley cars and the horse and buggies. The architecture of the buildings remains the same 110 years later.
[Bottom photo caption reads]
The Iola State Bank building was very modern for its time. In the "Depression" of the 1930s the Iola State Bank had a buzzer system connected to Stanley Toland's law office located in the upstairs of the adjoining building to the south. Mr. Toland, who grew up on a farm, was handy with a rifle, and if the buzzer rang, he was to lean out of his office window and shoot any fleeing robbers! Fortunately, he never had to.
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HM NumberHM1KLT
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Year Placed2014
Placed ByIola CITF/PRIDE
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 288757 N 4199851
Decimal Degrees37.92170000, -95.40330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.302', W 95° 24.198'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 18.12" N, 95° 24' 11.88" W
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Area Code(s)620
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 123-199 S Jefferson Ave, Iola KS 66749, US
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