Founders of the Iola Public Library

Founders of the Iola Public Library (HM1KOF)

Location: Iola, KS 66749 Allen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 55.351', W 95° 24.339'

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These women were some of the first ladies of Iola. In the 1800s, they established the first Iola Public Library, located on the second floor of the L.L. Northrup Banking House.
Pictured front row: Mrs. A.W. Beck, Hazel Bowlus (Tom's sister)
Middle row: Mrs. George A. Bowlus (Tom's mother), Julia Ewing, Mary Northrup, Mrs. Brewster
Back row: Mrs. Nelson Acers
Year Placed2014
Placed ByIola CITF/PRIDE
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Date Added Saturday, May 23rd, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 288552 N 4199947
Decimal Degrees37.92251667, -95.40565000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.351', W 95° 24.339'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 21.06" N, 95° 24' 20.34" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)620
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2-98 N Washington St, Iola KS 66749, US
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