Intersection of Madison and Washington

Intersection of Madison and Washington (HM1KQ5)

Location: Iola, KS 66749 Allen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 55.278', W 95° 24.31'

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[Top photo caption reads]
This photo was taken in 1910 when the Ringling Bros. Circus performers and animals paraded around town. At that time, the circus drew a huge crowd.
[Bottom photo caption reads]
This is the intersection of Madison and Washington Avenues looking northwest. Please note the brick streets and the overhead trolley power lines. The New York Store is now the Allen County Historical Society and the buildings in the middle of the block were destroyed by a fire on August 10, 1990.
HM NumberHM1KQ5
Year Placed2014
Placed ByIola CITF/PRIDE
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, May 24th, 2015 at 6:05pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 288591 N 4199811
Decimal Degrees37.92130000, -95.40516667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 55.278', W 95° 24.31'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 55' 16.68" N, 95° 24' 18.6" W
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Area Code(s)620
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 35-99 US-54, Iola KS 66749, US
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